Erna Mačkić is the Chief Editor of all Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN) BiH publications and is the Chairperson of the Association of Court Reporters in Sarajevo. Mačkić began her career in journalism in 2002 having attained a degree in journalism from the University of Sarajevo. She reported for Dnevni List daily newspaper and Danas Weekly magazine covering political and economic issues. Following the establishment of the state Court of BiH, Mačkić specialized in the coverage of war crimes and organized crime trials. She joined the BIRN Justice Report in 2007. Her fields of interest include investigative journalism, human rights and war crimes.