Rhyne Piggott

Assistant Professor, Journalism • Middle Tennessee State University
Last edited July 21, 2017

Rhyne Piggott began his digital journalism career with USA Today in 1999. Most recently, he served on the launch team for Al Jazeera America, working to define the digital strategy, hire the staff and create the digital platform. He’s currently the head of multimedia for AJAM, where he oversees the interactive storytelling, news apps, online video and mobile teams. He lives with his wife, Whitney Matheson, and their daughter in Brooklyn, N.Y.