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Richard Stolley

Richard Stolley (BSJ52, MSJ53) is senior editorial advisor of Time Inc. Stolley was appointed to the post in 1993 upon his retirement as Time Inc.’s editorial director, the second-highest editorial management position at the company. From 1995 to 1996, he also held a dual job as executive producer of "Extra," a Time Warner Co. daily syndicated television show. Stolley has been a reporter, writer, bureau chief, senior editor and managing editor at Time since 1953. During his career, he served as assistant managing editor and managing editor of Life magazine, founding managing editor of People magazine, and director of special projects for Time Inc. In 1996, Stolley was named to the American Society of Magazine Editors newly inaugurated Hall of Fame.