Scott Vance has been promoted to deputy managing editor with The Washington Post, with responsibility for driving daily news coverage online and in print. Since 2009, he has been the Post’s news editor. Before joining the Post in 1995, he spent a decade as a reporter and editor at The Detroit News.
He will be joined by Barbara Vobejda and Eric Rich. Vobejda will take on an enhanced role as news editor. Rich will take on the title Universal Desk editor and continue to supervise the topic editors and homepage team.