Megan Robertson


Megan Robertson began working as a producer for FRONTLINE in 2015. She has pioneered a new approach to investigative journalism, gathering hundreds of hours of archival material on public figures to tell their stories in their own words. Her work has been recognized with three Emmy nominations, a George Foster Peabody Award, and a duPont-Columbia silver baton.

Megan began her career at ABC News’ Longform Unit in 2006, and later produced science programming for National Geographic Television. Since joining FRONTLINE, Megan has contributed to collaborations with The New York Times, ProPublica, National Public Radio and the BBC. She earned a B.A. from New York University, where she studied journalism and politics.

Languages Spoken:

English, Spanish


New York

Areas of Expertise:


The Power of the Fed
As the U.S. Federal Reserve continues to pump billions of dollars into the financial system daily, who is benefiting and at what cost?
July 13, 2021
Demonstrators clash with police during a protest in Oakland
Policing the Police 2020
FRONTLINE returns to a troubled police department after four years to examine whether reform can work.
September 15, 2020
1h 54m
Amazon Empire: The Rise and Reign of Jeff Bezos
FRONTLINE examines Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ ascent to power, and the global impact of the empire he built.
February 18, 2020
1h 50m
The Facebook Dilemma
A major, two-night investigation of the powerful social media platform’s impact on privacy and democracy in the U.S. and around the world.
October 29, 2018
How 30 "Forever Prisoners" Got Out of Gitmo
To shrink the detainee population at Guantanamo Bay, the Obama administration transferred 30 men once deemed too dangerous to let out. Who were they?
February 21, 2017