Participants & Speakers

Lance Bailey
News editor
Longview (Texas) News-Journal

Ralph Baldwin
News editor
Jackson (Miss.) Clarion Ledger

Jacqui Banaszynski
Associate managing editor, Seattle Times
Knight Chair, University of Missouri

Janice Castro
Assistant dean and director of graduate editorial programs
Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University

Charles Cooper
Managing editor/news production
Newark Star-Ledger

Carl M. Crothers
Executive editor
Winston-Salem Journal

Mike Cutler
News director
NewsChannel 5, Nashville

Joe Demma
Managing editor
Modesto Bee

Jen Deselms
News editor
Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Karen F. Brown Dunlap
President
The Poynter Institute

Mitch Dydo
Metropolitan copy desk chief
Chicago Tribune

Greg Farmer
Assistant managing editor
Kansas City Star

Shane Fitzgerald
Managing editor
Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Tom Fluharty
Copy desk chief
Winston-Salem Journal

Phil Freedman
Copy desk chief
Wilmington News Journal

Bob Giles
Curator
Nieman Foundation

Deborah Gump
Knight professor of editing and director of the Knight Ohio Program for Editing and Editing Education
Ohio University

Margaret Holt
Customer Service Editor
Chicago Tribune

Evelyn Hsu
Media Academy program director
Maynard Institute (formerly with Poynter)

Don Hudson
Managing editor
Jackson (Miss.) Clarion Ledger

Joe Hudson
Senior copy desk chief
The Denver Post

Kay Jarvis
Deputy managing editor
The Denver Post

Jeanne Jordan
Executive news editor
South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Beverly Kees
Writer and trainer
San Francisco, Calif.

Tonnya Kennedy
Managing editor
The (Columbia, S.C.) State

Sandra Kleinsasser
Deputy features editor
Austin American-Statesman

Jacki Levine
Managing editor
Gainesville Sun

Wanda Lloyd
Executive editor
Montgomery Advertiser (formerly with the Diversity Institute)

Dave Lyghtle
Assistant managing editor for news
Modesto Bee

Dori J. Maynard
President
Maynard Institute for Journalism Education

Sean McCrory
News Editor
Gainesville Sun

Paul McGrath
Page one editor
Houston Chronicle

John McIntyre
Assistant managing editor, copy desk, and ACES president
The Baltimore Sun

Walter T. Middlebrook
Associate editor for recruitment
Newsday

Julie Moos
News editor
Poynter Online

Tim Murphy
Assistant managing editor
Providence Journal

Elizabeth Osder
Director, Global Product Management
Yahoo's Overture Services (formerly with the University of Southern California)

Bill Parker
Associate managing editor for news editing
Chicago Tribune

Nora Paul
Director
Institute for New Media Studies, University of Minnesota

Joel Rawson
Executive editor
Providence Journal

Joette Riehle
Executive news editor
The (Columbia, S.C.) State

Sharon Roberts
Assistant managing editor
Austin American-Statesman

Sharon Rosenhause
Managing editor
South Florida Sun-Sentinel

John Russial
Associate professor
University of Oregon

Jerry Sass
Associate professor
University of Nebraska at Lincoln (formerly with the Portland Oregonian)

Sherry Shephard
City editor
Longview (Texas) News-Journal

Steve Shirk
Managing editor
Kansas City Star

John Seigenthaler
Founder
First Amendment Center

Calvin Stovall
Managing editor
Wilmington News Journal

Bob Ware
Copy desk chief
Newark Star-Ledger

Janet Weaver
Managing editor
Tampa Tribune (formerly with Poynter)

Ernie Williamson
Assistant managing editor
Houston Chronicle