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Versha Sharma

Senior Correspondent and Managing Editor
NowThis News

Versha Sharma is Senior Correspondent and Managing Editor at NowThis, where she’s worked since 2014. She has a special focus on U.S. and international politics, as well as issues of social justice, human rights, and diversity in media and pop culture. Sharma helps oversee news coverage and from 2015-2017 led the NowThis Politics team, a vertical that has grown to over five million followers and 350 million monthly video views. She has interviewed President Barack Obama, Senator Bernie Sanders, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power and more. Prior to NowThis, Sharma spent two years covering international politics and culture at Vocativ, where she produced video series on everything from gun violence affecting young people in Chicago to the Sochi Olympics and gay rights issues in Russia. She cut her teeth reporting on U.S. politics for three years at Talking Points Memo and covered the 2012 presidential election for MSNBC.