By: E&P Staff
Mike Burbach has been named editorial page editor of the Saint Paul (Minn.) Pioneer Press, effective Feb. 13.
Burbach, 46, has been managing editor of the Akron (Ohio) Beacon Journal since 2004. He has spent more than 20 years in journalism, mostly working for Knight Ridder newspapers, and has served as vice president and executive editor at the Columbus Ledger Enquirer in Georgia, where he oversaw its newsroom and editorial page between 1997 and 2004.
Previously, Burbach was named managing editor of the Aberdeen (S.D.) American News in 1990, became editor of the Minot (N.D.) Daily News in 1992 and was named assistant business editor at the Detroit Free Press in 1995.