Mic Adds Two Senior Editors

Celeste Katz and Samhita Mukhopadhyay join the team.

Mic continues to grow its editorial team with the addition of Celeste Katz as senior political reporter and Samhita Mukhopadhyay as editorial director, identities.

Katz comes to Mic from The New York Daily News, where she covered politics for more than a decade. Mukhopadhyay was previously the executive editor for Feministing.com.

“I am thrilled that Celeste and Samhita are joining our editorial team,” said Mic executive editor, Madhulika Sikka, in a statement. “Both are perfect fits for Mic as we continue to build on the beats that have helped define Mic as the destination for the country’s largest demographic.”