Media editor Phung departing CNN

An Phung

An Phung, the senior editor for media coverage at CNN, is leaving the news organization.

She joined CNN in April 2017 as deputy editor for media and entertainment coverage.

Phung joined CNN from Vocativ, where she was managing editor. She also was a senior editor at Inc. magazine, a digital news editor at NBC-owned television stations and special projects editor at Popular Science.

Phung holds a bachelor’s degree from UCLA and a master’s degree from CUNY’s Newmark Graduate School of Journalism.