Service to Industry

I’ve been actively serving in organizations and mentoring young journalists for more than 20 years. Here’s a snapshot of some of my more recent service.


  • Poynter Foundation’s National Advisory Board
  • J-Lab’s various startup award boards
  • Startup Adviser
  • Tow-Knight mentor board
  • NUvention Web+Media Advisory Board


  • Online News Association Board
  • Center for Community and Ethnic Media Ippies Awards
  • National Association of Black Journalists Digital Task Force
  • Society of News Design Digital Awards Committee
  • McCormick New Media Women Entrepreneur Awards
  • Online Journalism Awards
  • Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Awards Board
  • Nieman Foundation Fellowship selection committee