Senior Vice President, CNN/U.S. and Washington, D.C. Bureau Chief
Sam Feist is senior vice president for CNN/U.S. and Washington, D.C. bureau chief. Since January 2009, Feist has served CNN’s political director and vice president of Washington-based programming, overseeing Washington programming, including John King, USA, The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer, State of the Union with Candy Crowley, and Reliable Sources. As political director, he also coordinated all facets of CNN’s daily political coverage including the production of political specials such as primary nights, conventions, and election nights.