Lauren Ezell Kinlaw

Senior Editor, Investigations

Lauren Ezell is a senior 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. 

Timeline: The NFL's Concussion Crisis
What did the NFL know and when did it know it?
October 8, 2013
From Bear to Lehman: Documents Reveal an Alternate History
On the heels of investment bank Bear Stearns’ sudden collapse in March of 2008, the New York Federal Reserve Bank, then led by President Timothy Geithner, and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) dispatched teams of investigators to the four largest remaining investment banks.
May 1, 2012
Exclusive: New Photos of Anthrax Suspect's Lab
Rarely seen photos -- obtained by FRONTLINE under the Freedom of Information Act -- of Dr. Bruce Ivins' office, locker, the hot suite and the machine the FBI says he could have used to make the dried anthrax spores used in the attacks.
January 30, 2012
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