SVP, Media Innovation, National Geographic Society
Kaitlin Yarnall is responsible for expanding the the National Geographic Society's impact in journalism, photography and data visualization within its areas of focus: Our Changing Planet, Wildlife, and the Human Journey. She has addressed the UN General Assembly, Scandinavian royals, rock concert stadiums, and conferences worldwide on topics such as storytelling, data visualization, mapping and visual narratives, and has been published extensively on these subjects. Yarnall studied Latin American literature and geography at Humboldt State University and earned her M.A. in geography from The George Washington University.