Leigh Gallagher

Assistant Managing Editor at Fortune, Moderator

Leigh Gallagher is an Assistant Managing Editor at Fortune and a co-chair of the Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit, Most Powerful Women Next Gen Summit, and Fortune/U.S. State Department Global Women’s Mentoring Partnership. She is also the host of Fortune Live, Fortune’s weekly business show. Leigh is a seasoned business news commentator, speaker and moderator, and author of “The End of the Suburbs: Where the American Dream is Moving”, which has been described as a “first-rate social history,” a “steel fist in a velvet glove,” and “fascinating reading on changing trends in how and where we live.” Before joining Fortune in 2007, Leigh was a senior editor at SmartMoney magazine and a writer for Forbes.