Board of Directors


Meredith Artley, Editor-in-Chief, CNN Digital

Vice President
Joshua Hatch, Senior Editor for Data and Interactives, Chronicle of Higher Education

David Cohn, Executive Producer, AJ+

Mandy Jenkins, Editor, Storyful’s Open Newsroom

Past President
Jim Brady, CEO, Stomping Ground Inc.


Jody Brannon, Digital Media Consultant

P. Kim Bui, West Coast Producer, First Look Media

Eric Carvin, Social Media Editor, The Associated Press

Robert Hernandez, Associate Professor of Professional Practice, University of Southern California Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

Steve Herrmann, Editor, BBC News Online, The BBC

Greg Linch, Local Data Projects Editor, The Washington Post

Jim Roberts, Executive Editor and Chief Content Officer, Mashable

David Smydra, Manager of News Partnerships, Google

Benét Wilson, Co-Editor-in-Chief,

José Zamora, Vice President for Strategic Communications, Univision News Networks

At-Large Members

President Emeritus
Rich Jaroslovsky, Vice President for Content, SmartNews, Inc.

General Counsel

Michael Kovaka, Special Counsel, Cooley LLP


All officers and board members elected or appointed per bylaws.