Lucy Tompkins, the inaugural Headway fellow, will report on housing and homelessness at The Texas Tribune.
Randy Pennell brings years of experience covering breaking news on a wide range of topics, from pandemic relief efforts to the arrest and trial of Jerry Sandusky, to the Live team as a senior editor.
Amanda Kludt, group publisher of Eater, Popsugar, Punch, and Thrillist and Eater’s founding editor-in-chief, has announced that Stephanie Wu will be Eater’s new editor-in-chief. Eater’s GM + VP, Jill Dehnert, and its VP of Development Britt Aboutaleb, will also now work across the portfolio of lifestyle publications.
Jenna Johnson will be The Washington Post's deputy democracy editor, helping to lead a new team focused on threats to the electoral process and battles over the right to vote.
Matt Clough is joining The Washington Post as an SEO and operations editor. In this role, he will create strategies to expand audiences through search, partner with reporting teams around the newsroom to amplify the paper's best work, and help expand the newsroom’s understanding of SEO, recirculation and digital best practices.
Rockell Brown Burton, an experienced academic leader and accomplished researcher with a passion for cultivating impactful, mutually beneficial relationships, has been named associate dean of inclusivity, diversity, equity and accessibility at the Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University.
She's the first woman to edit the city magazine and only its fifth top editor ever.