Jamie Gold brings to AARP 30 years of experience writing and editing in newsrooms, including those of the Washington Post and Los Angeles Times, where, as ombudsman for almost 12 years, she was the liaison between the newsroom and readers on questions about accuracy and fairness. At AARP, she writes and edits for the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action at the Center to Champion Nursing in America.
Before joining AARP, Jamie was a director at Reingold, a communications firm whose clients include nonprofit associations and government agencies that work on a range of issues, including health, the environment, and better care for US veterans. Jamie also provides organizational and communications skills gained from her years as executive director of a
nonprofit volunteer corps she founded and as cofounder and director of a literacy program.
Jamie has a bachelor’s degree in English literature from Arizona State University.