Matt Sheehan

Director, Stories and Emerging latforms • University of Florida • Gainesville, FL
Last edited July 5, 2018

Matt Sheehan serves on the journalism faculty at the University of Florida. As director of stories and emerging platforms, he helps lead the college’s content and product incubator, Hatch. Previously as inaugural director of the Innovation News Center, he served as news director for the University’s media properties, including the NPR, PBS and ESPN affiliates serving north Florida. He is a former assistant news editor at The Washington Post, worked as an adjunct professor and in administration at University of Maryland’s Philip Merrill College of Journalism and was chief operating officer of a digital publishing company in Washington, D.C.