Career Beat: Conn Carroll named White House correspondent for Townhall

January 9, 2015

Good morning! Here are some career updates from the journalism community:

  • Conn Carroll will be White House correspondent for Townhall. He has previously worked at National Journal. (Politico)
  • Jack Shafer will be a columnist and reporter for Politico. Previously, he was press critic for Reuters. (Poynter)
  • Hugo Sánchez will be a soccer analyst for ESPN Deportes. Previously, he was a guest analyst there. (Media Moves)
  • Erika Maldonado will be an anchor at Univision Chicago. Previously, she was a general assignment reporter there. (Robert Feder)
  • Laura Zelenko will be interim senior executive editor for beat reporting at Bloomberg News. Previously, she was executive editor for markets there. (Poynter)
  • Susan Montoya Bryan will be New Mexico correspondent for The Associated Press. Previously, she was a reporter in the AP’s New Mexico bureau. (AP)
  • Maria Sanminiatelli will be evening global news manager for The Associated Press. She’s currently North America editor there. (AP)
  • Gwin Grimes is now editor and publisher of the Alpine (Texas) Avalanche. Previously, she was an assistant city editor at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. (Email)
  • Sue Callaway has been named senior automotive editor for Time Inc. Previously, she was founder of The Auto 100. (Email)

Job of the day: The Helena (Montana) Independent Record is looking for a sports reporter. Get your résumés in! (Journalism Jobs)

Send Ben your job moves: bmullin@poynter.org.