Mandy Jenkins, a beloved former Online News Association Board President, died Feb. 26, following several years of cancer treatment. She was 42. We are deeply saddened by the loss of … Read more.
Honoring Curt Chandler’s legacy at ONA
Passionate storyteller, teacher and mentor who dedicated more than 10 years to the ONA Student Newsroom
Curt Chandler, a beloved mentor in the ONA community and Associate Teaching Professor at Penn State University’s Bellisario College of Communications, died Jan. 31, 2022, from pancreatic cancer. He was … Read more.
Remembering Tiffany Shackelford
Journalism leader, one-of-a-kind community builder who helped launch the ONA Local network
Tiffany Shackelford, a longtime contributor to the ONA community and Executive Director of the Society for News Design (SND), died December 27, 2020, from COVID-19 complications. She was 46. Tiffany … Read more.
Honoring the legacy of Mary Jane “MJ” Bear
Founding ONA Board member, dedicated champion of early career journalists
Founding ONA board member Mary Jane “MJ” Bear passed away on December 17, 2010, in Seattle, Wash., after courageously battling leukemia for seven months. She led an interesting and dynamic … Read more.