Assistant Managing Editor, Projects
Scott Allen is the Assistant Managing Editor for Projects, overseeing the Spotlight Team as well as other investigative and long form reporters. Previously, he was editor of the Spotlight Team, which was a 2017 Pulitzer finalist for a series on the collapse of the mental health care system, “The Desperate and the Dead.” He has also served as the Globe’s health and science editor and environmental reporter, receiving a Knight Science Journalism Fellowship at MIT in 1997-98. He is a graduate of Bowdoin College in Maine.
By Scott Allen , Washington Post News Service
Capitals forward Andre Burakovsky hitched a ride home Sunday in an unlikely way.
By Jenifer McKim and Koby Levin , The Eye
The Chamberlain International School, which is facing allegations of student abuse, paid more than $800,000 to entities controlled by its executive director.
Spotlight | The desperate and the dead
By Scott Allen , Globe Staff
Many hands have shaped Massachusetts’ mental health care system, from crusading activists and judges to groundbreaking filmmakers and political leaders of all stripes.
By Scott Allen , The Washington Post
Chinese diver Qin Kai, who won silver in the men’s three-meter springboard in London, got down on one knee to pop the question.