Lenore Taylor is the editor in chief of The Guardian Australia. She spent almost 30 years in the federal parliamentary press gallery, writing for Guardian Australia, Fairfax Media and The Australian. She is a regular panelist on the ABC's Insiders program. She has won two Walkley awards and has twice won the Paul Lyneham award for excellence in press gallery journalism. She co-authored a book, Shitstorm, on the Rudd government's response to the global economic crisis.