This webinar gets up close and personal with Alexandra Zayas, an award-winning reporter and current senior editor at ProPublica. She’ll offer a glimpse into her own transition from reporter to editor and explain how to use the tips and wisdom she’s picked up along the way.
WHAT WILL I LEARN:
- What makes an editor great
- Confessions from veteran editors about early mistakes they made
- Decision-making, from editing to coaching to ethics
- A roadmap for self-improvement
WHO SHOULD TAKE THIS COURSE
Anyone thinking about becoming an editor or transitioning into that role
Alexandra Zayas is a senior editor at ProPublica. She spent 12 years at the Tampa Bay Times, ultimately as the newspaper’s enterprise editor. As a reporter, her investigation into abuse at unlicensed religious children’s homes across Florida won the 2013 Selden Ring Award for Investigative Reporting, the Livingston Award for Young Journalists and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting. She has served on the National Advisory Board of the Poynter Institute for Media Studies.