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Board of Trustees

Lori Bergen – Founding Dean, College of Media, Communication & Information at the University of Colorado, Boulder

Stephen Buckley – Professional Development Program, Aga Khan Graduate School of Media and Communications, Nairobi

Neil Brown – President, The Poynter Institute

Monica Davey – Chicago Bureau Chief, The New York Times

Paula Ellis – Retired, Former Vice President for Strategic Initiatives, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

Rob King – Senior Vice President, SportsCenter and News, ESPN

Ann Marie Lipinski – Curator, The Nieman Foundation for Journalism, Harvard University

Kelly McBride – Senior Vice President, The Poynter Institute

Jessica “Jessi” Navarro – Vice President of Business and Finance, The Poynter Institute

Paul C. Tash – Chairman and CEO of the Times Publishing Company; Chairman of Poynter’s Board of Trustees

National Advisory Board

Mi-Ai Parrish – Chair of Poynter’s National Advisory Board; Professor, Media Innovation and Leadership, Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Arizona State University

Glenn Burkins – Founder and Publisher, QCity Metro

Shelly Leslie – General Manager, Audience Development, Capitol Broadcasting

Andrew Pergam – Director, Governance and Strategic Initiatives, Facebook

Christine Portela – Director of News Operations, Local Media, Univision Communications, Inc.

Emily Ramshaw – Co-Founder/CEO, Women’s Media Venture

Christa Scharfenberg – CEO, Center for Investigative Reporting

Frank Sesno – Director, School of Media & Public Affairs, George Washington University

Kameel Stanley – Senior Producer, USA Today

Mike Wilson – Editor, The Dallas Morning News

The Poynter Foundation Board

Brian P. Tierney – CEO Brian Communications, Chairman Realtime Media

Paul C. Tash – Chairman and CEO of the Times Publishing Company and Chairman of Poynter’s Board of Trustees

Neil Brown – President, The Poynter Institute

Ramon Bosquez – President, The Bosquez Group, LLC

Michael Dreyer – President, The Tampa Bay Trust Company

Frank “Sandy” Rief III – Attorney, Allen Dell, Attorneys at Law

Elizabeth Sembler – Board Member, Corporation for Public Broadcasting

Emeritus Board Member

Craig Newmark – Founder, craigslist and the Craig Newmark Foundation

Founder

Nelson Poynter (1903-1978)

Former Chairmen

Andy Barnes – Poynter Chairman and CEO Emeritus

Eugene Patterson – Poynter Chairman and CEO Emeritus (1923-2013)

Former Presidents

Tim Franklin – Former President

Dr. Karen B. Dunlap – President Emerita

James M. Naughton – President Emeritus (1938-2012)

Bob Haiman – President Emeritus

Donald Baldwin – President Emeritus (1918-2006)