Legal affairs at ONA: 2021 Year in Review

Championing access to information, government transparency and journalists' safety and security

By on February 23, 2022

The Online News Association’s Board of Directors collaborates with media law experts to formulate positions on legal issues that impact our members and other digital journalists. We focus on championing … Read more.

ONA’s 2021 Retrospective

By on February 16, 2022

The Online News Association (ONA) is on a mission to inspire and support innovation and excellence in digital journalism to better engage and inform the public. The 2021 Retrospective tells … Read more.

ONA Board of Directors elects new officers

David Smydra, Shazna Nessa, Charo Henríquez and Anita Li assume new leadership roles; Rodney Gibbs is re-elected as Treasurer

By on January 26, 2022

The Online News Association is pleased to introduce the new group of officers leading the Board of Directors: David Smydra, President; Charo Henríquez, Vice President; Rodney Gibbs, Treasurer; and Anita Li, Secretary. In … Read more.

ONA announces new Learning Director Kelsey Proud

Expert in newsroom training and community engagement will drive year-round programming for digital journalists

By on December 8, 2021

The Online News Association is pleased to welcome Kelsey Proud as the organization’s first Learning Director. Kelsey is an experienced editor, trainer and strategic consultant. Her inspiring career has involved … Read more.

Leadership conversations with women in journalism — a special virtual series with the Women’s Leadership Accelerator

Explore strategies and opportunities to advocate for yourself and your team, starting Nov. 4

By on October 27, 2021

We are excited to bring you a new series of leadership conversations inspired by the Women’s Leadership Accelerator. The accelerator is a yearlong, cohort-based program that supercharges the leadership and management … Read more.