|Mary Anastasia O'Grady|
|Born||Mary Anastasia O'Grady
Pennsylvania, United States
|Employer||The Wall Street Journal|
Mary Anastasia O'Grady — also published as Mary O'Grady — is an editor of the Wall Street Journal and member of the Wall Street Journal Editorial Board since 2005. She writes predominantly on Latin America and is a co-editor of the Index of Economic Freedom.
In August 1995, O'Grady joined The Wall Street Journal and later became a senior editorial page writer for the journal in December 1999. In November 2005, she was appointed as a member of The Wall Street Journal's editorial board.
She is also editor of "The Americas," a weekly column that appears every Monday and deals with politics, economics and business in Latin America and Canada while also serving as a member of the board of directors at Liberty Fund.
Honors and awards
- Inter American Press Association's David Gleaner Award (1997)
- International Policy Network's Bastiat Prize (2005)
- Association of Private Enterprise Education's Thomas Jefferson Award (2009)
- The Fund for American Studies' Walter Judd Freedom Award (2012)
O'Grady was awarded the following honorary degrees:
- WSJ Biography
- Latin America Needs Free Trade and Drug Legalization, Interview with O'Grady by Reason.tv
- MBA in Financial Management