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Cynthia Benjamin

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Latanya Sweeney

Harvard University

Deborah Blum

Knight Science Prog./MIT

Dr. Elisabeth Rosenthal

Kaiser Health News

Jennifer Preston

Shorenstein Center

Kelly Jin

Knight Foundation

Roxann Stafford

Knight-Lenfest Fund

Steven Waldman

Report for America

Daniel Stid

William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

Carole Cadwalladr

The Guardian

Jameel Jaffer

Knight First Amendment Institute, Columbia University

Ashley Swearengin

Central Valley Community Fdn.

Alberto Ibargüen

Knight Foundation

David Rousseau

Kaiser Family Foundation

Joaquin Alvarado

The Seattle Times

Michele Matassa Flores

The Seattle Times

Hilda Gurdian

La Noticia

Graciela Mochkofsky

Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism, CUNY

Raul Moas

Knight Foundation

Lisa Adkins

Blue Grass Community Foundation

Rebecca Fishman Lipsey

Miami Foundation

Ken Ward, Jr.

Mountain State Spotlight

Courtney Stewart

Missouri Foundation for Health

Charles Thomas

Knight Foundation

Ashley Alvarado

Southern California Public Radio

Marian Kaanon

Stanislaus Community Foundation

Barbara Raab

Jonathan Logan Family Foundation

Pahoua Yang Hoffman

St. Paul & Minnesota Fdn.

Cesar Conde


John Palfrey

MacArthur Foundation

Lea Trusty

Democracy Fund

Cara Reedy

Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund

Michelle Morales

Woods Fund Chicago

Angelique Power

The Field Foundation of Illinois

Stephanie Bell-Rose

TIAA-Teachers Insurance Annuity Assn.

John Sands

Knight Foundation

Brad Smith


Sonny Messiah-Jiles

Houston Defender Network

S. Mitra Kalita

URL Media

Elizabeth Hansen

National Trust for Local News

Paul Waters

Democracy Fund

Claire Wardle

First Draft News

Jevin West

University of Washington

Mary Snapp


Tracie Powell

Borealis Philanthropy

Sarah Ruger

Stand Together

Karen Rundlet

Knight Foundation

Sarabeth Berman

American Journalism Project

Courtney Bengtson

Wichita Community Foundation

Nate Wallace

Knight Foundation

Kyle Kutuchief

Knight Foundation

Greg Farmer

The Kansas City Star.

Zoë Jackson

Minnesota Star Tribune

Alice Dreger

East Lansing Info.

Courtney Hurtt


Isabel Wilkerson

Author & Journalist

Tristan Harris

Center for Humane Technology

Alicia Bell

Free Press

LaSharah Bunting

Knight Foundation

Tiffany Walden

The TRiiBE

Laura Frank

Colorado News Collaborative (COLab)

Tom Gougeon

Gates Family Foundation

Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Harvard University

Thomas Chatterton Williams

Cultural Critic & Author

Reneé DiResta

Stanford Internet Observatory

Dr. Helene Gayle

The Chicago Community Trust

Lilly Weinberg

Knight Foundation

Cynthia Benjamin

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Seth Ervin

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Paul Cheung

Knight Foundation

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Shorenstein Center, Harvard University

News Leaders Must Confront the Threat of Media Manipulation

News Product Alliance

Why news needs product thinkers — and the News Product Alliance

Outlier Media

Repairing the newsroom feedback loop before it’s too late

City Bureau

Building a National, People-Powered Civic Information Network

Military Veterans in Journalism

American media outlets must commit to hiring more military


Providing pro bono legal services to journalists at the local level

Local Media Foundation

Digital tech transformation: Lessons from and for publishers of color


Building a Coalition to Fight Online Abuse: Join the IWMF’s effort to help journalists fight trolls and safeguard their online privacy


JCamp: The Journey Begins Here

Center for Community Media

Elevating the Local Journalism for and by Communities of Color



Carole Kneeland Project

Rocks in First: Kneeland's Life-Changing Training for Local News Directors