Kristy Hammam leads the team responsible for serving WebMD's users by selecting the best content to appear on WebMD's Home Page, Health & Wellness Centers, newsletters, and partner sites.
Hammam began her career as a writer and copy editor at CNN Headline News, where she worked for nearly six years. She went on to produce and voice a weekly health feature in addition to national and international features for all of the CNN networks. She also gained experience field-producing live events for CNN and line-producing in a studio control room. Before moving into her current role, Hammam served as WebMD's deputy managing editor and as executive producer of programming.
Hammam has degrees in both English and art history, graduating with honors from Emory University.