Diana Lind

Executive Director

Diana Lind is a TED Prize City 2.0 award winner and Next City’s executive director and editor-in-chief. She earned the City 2.0 award for her work improving cities by turning world-changing ideas into sustainable solutions and collaborative action. Lind was a 2011 Van Alen Institute High Speed Rail Fellow and is the author of Brooklyn Modern: Architecture, Interiors & Design (Rizzoli, 2008). Her writing has been published in the New York Times, Architectural Record, and other publications, and her work with Next City has been profiled in the Philadelphia Inquirer and Monocle, among other outlets.