Forbes family at Merestead in Mount Kisco Nov. 16, 2019.

Ed Forbes is a journalist in Greater New York. His work as an editor includes perspective and opinion, as well as reported enterprise about life in and around the world’s greatest city.

Edited work

I work as an editor for the USA TODAY Network, primarily focused on perspective, opinion, enterprise and investigative work for our larger news organizations in the northeast.


I frequently write editorials and columns reflecting the values of the communities our news organizations serve in the northeast.

Community engagement

I’m a deeply engaged volunteer who serves as a trustee of several organizations and who also supports many others through volunteerism.