ONA at Mizzou leverages local ties

By on March 6, 2012

This is a guest post by ONA at Mizzou, an ONA Local student group. The ONA Local program is a unique network of talented journalists and technologists. Find out more about how you can get involved with ONA Local.

If it weren’t for the community around us, we wouldn’t be celebrating our first anniversary. ONA Mizzou is excited to share our experiences with other local clubs.



Jennifer Mizgata

Jennifer Mizgata is Director of Programs at the Online News Association, where she leads the Women's Leadership Accelerator. At ONA, Jennifer focuses on identifying talented digital journalists and innovative journalism projects and providing them with support. Jennifer is a business and design strategist with over a decade of experience creating industry-changing training programs, investing in award-winning projects, and managing key relationships with journalism partners and tech stakeholders. She regularly coaches managers, senior leaders and entrepreneurs on challenges related to their careers and launching new ventures. Jennifer shares advice for navigating tough work challenges in Work Space, a monthly column for Fortune.