Lauren Ezell Kinlaw

Senior Story Editor

Lauren Ezell is the series' senior story editor, helping to oversee the work of FRONTLINE’s award-winning journalists and filmmakers. 
Until 2015 she worked for veteran FRONTLINE director and producer Michael Kirk. At Kirk Documentary Group she was part of a team that won a Peabody Award and a Dupont Award for United States of Secrets in 2015, a Peabody Award, Polk Award and a Dupont Award for League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis in 2014, and a Peabody Award for Money, Power and Wall Street in 2013. The team also won six Emmy Awards. Ezell has also contributed to documentary films for CNN, Discovery Channel and the BBC.
She is a native of Georgia and has degrees in journalism and international relations from the University of Georgia. 


Houston, TX