Joy Resmovits is the senior editor for local impact at The Trace, a nonprofit newsroom dedicated to reporting on gun violence. Previously, she served as Education Lab editor at The Seattle Times, managing a team of journalists covering K-12 through higher education. She came to Seattle in 2018 from The Los Angeles Times, where she covered all aspects of schooling. Before that, she spent four years covering national education issues for The Huffington Post as a senior reporter. In the 2014-2015 academic year, she was a Spencer Fellow at Columbia University, and focused on researching education for students with disabilities. She has previously worked at the Wall Street Journal, the Forward, the New York Daily News, Education Update and the St. Louis Beacon. She graduated from Barnard College in 2010.