- Vice President and Managing Editor, Dallas Morning News
Robyn Tomlin is vice president and managing editor at The Dallas Morning News.
She joined The News in 2015 from the Pew Research Center in Washington, D.C. At Pew, she was vice president and chief digital officer of the non-profit, nonpartisan think tank that studies the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world. Robyn also served as the founding editor of Digital First Media’s Project Thunderdome in New York City.
Prior to that, Robyn spent a decade with the (now-defunct) New York Times Regional Media Group, serving as the company’s director of editorial innovation and as the top editor of three dailies: the StarNews in Wilmington, N.C., the Ocala (Fla.) Star-Banner and the TimesDaily in Florence, Alabama.
A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Robyn started her career as a reporter in suburban Pittsburgh and later in Asheville, North Carolina. Robyn has taught digital journalism at Georgetown University and presented at conferences across the U.S. and in Europe. She currently sits on the boards of the American Society of News Editors and the National Press Foundation.