Board of Directors

The ONA Board guides the association in its mission to inspire innovation and excellence among digital journalists

Under the bylaws, the board may be comprised of up to 15 voting members. Elections are held each fall surrounding the annual ONA Conference and Awards Banquet. Terms are for two years and begin on Jan. 1.

Current Officers

ONA Board President
John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships
ONA Board Vice-President
Associate Editor
ONA Board Treasurer
Editorial Director, Google Play Newsstand
ONA Board Secretary

Other Members

VP, Business Development
Senior Editor of Digital Storytelling and Training
The New York Times
Product Manager, Partner Platforms
Vox Media
Social Media Editor
The Associated Press
Back-End Developer
Industry Dive
Senior Content Producer + Presenter
Vice President of Strategic Communications
Univision Network News
Assistant Managing Editor, Data and Interactives
Chronicle of Higher Education

American River College
Editor, Mobile & New Formats
BBC News
Deputy Managing Editor, Global Head of Visuals
The Wall Street Journal
Managing Editor & Senior Correspondent

At-Large Members

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

All officers and board members elected or appointed per bylaws.


ONA committees and advisory boards are chaired and run by Board members and other community leaders

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To run for the board, members in good standing must be nominated and declare their candidacy

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