Dan Cooney

As the PBS NewsHour’s social media editor, Dan is responsible for managing the show’s Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr and Snapchat accounts; editing social videos; producing livestreams and live-tweeting the nightly broadcast. Before joining the PBS NewsHour, Dan was a Tim Russert Fellow and production associate at NBC’s “Meet the Press” and a Fellow at “Washington Week with Gwen Ifill” on PBS. Dan is a native of Erie, Pa., and a graduate of John Carroll University in Cleveland.