David Kennard has been named executive editor of the Summerville (S.C.) Journal Scene.
Kennard’s responsibilities include providing editorial direction for the Summerville Journal Scene, The Berkeley Independent in Moncks Corner, S.C. and The Goose Creek (S.C.) Gazette.
He has more than 20 years of news experience working at community news organizations from Ohio to California. Most recently he served as the executive editor of the Daily Herald in Provo, Utah.
Kennard has spent most of his career working for community newspapers in Ohio, where he has earned industry awards for writing, editing and design.