Heather Won Tesoriero
TOPIC: Why your origin story matters and why it doesn’t
Heather Won Tesoriero is the author of THE CLASS (Ballantine, 2018). THE CLASS was one of fifty books named a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection.
Until 2016, she was a producer at CBS News. She is the recipient of a 2013 Emmy Award for her contributions to breaking news coverage of the Boston Marathon bombings. Prior to CBS, she was a reporter at The Wall Street Journal, Time and Newsweek. She is currently an executive editor at Audible, where she acquires, develops and produces original nonfiction work.She was born in Wonju, South Korea, and resides with her family in New York City.