Masada Siegel is an international correspondent. She writes for The New York Times, The International Herald Tribune, The San Francisco Chronicle, Newsweek/The Daily Beast, The Jerusalem Post, The Toronto Star , SKI Magazine and about 40 other newspapers around the USA, Canada and the UK. She has a monthly column with the CJN in Canada and the JT news in Seattle and is a syndicated columnist. She has been a featured guest speaker at the University of Southern California, Arizona State University and Women's Symposiums.
Masada covered three National Conventions for CNN, rode in a Vice Presidential Motorcade, covered terrorism and general news for CNN, Fox News Channel and CBS News. She received her Master degree from Columbia University in International Media and Communications with a focus on the Middle East and her Undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California also in International Relations and Communications.
Masada has interviewed President Gerald Ford, Vice President Al Gore, Secretary of Defense Dr. Robert M. Gates, Mike Wallace, Senator Hillary Clinton, Senator John McCain, NBC correspondent Martin Fletcher, Comedian Sandy Hackett, Spin City Producer Gary David Goldberg, Author and Academy Award winner Stefanie Zweig, Olympic Gold Medalist Dara Torres and Olympic Gold Medalist Jason Lezak to name a few.