Assistant News Editor

Roy Greene

Roy Greene has been a staff editor at the Globe for 20 years, most recently as education editor. Previously, he served as deputy foreign editor, helping oversee six overseas bureaus and a stringer network after 9/11 and during the Afghan and Iraq wars. Before joining the Globe, he spent a year in Cambodia as a journalist.

Roy grew up on a farm in North Carolina and graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He resides in Cambridge.

Latest stories

What happened to Paul Overby?

By and Maria Lovato , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

The fate of the American writer from Western Massachusetts remains unknown more than five years after he was abducted in Afghanistan.

Andrew Johnson is back in the news

By , Globe Staff

A primer on the first US president to be impeached.

In Boston and Hong Kong, debate over masks

By , Globe Staff

Eight thousand miles away, in Hong Kong, the legality of face masks has been playing out in real time amid the violent pro-democracy protests roiling the territory.

In his own words: Perot’s visits to Massachusetts

By , Globe Staff

In Massachusetts, the Texas entrepreneur spoke at rallies and other events on numerous occasions, displaying his wit and pointed speaking style.