Two editors and an educator were elected to the Associated Press Media Editors Board during the News Leadership Conference in Washington, D.C. this week.
Jason White, manager of U.S. news media partnerships at Facebook, spoke with Bill Church, senior vice president for news at GateHouse Media, on day three of the 2017 ASNE-APME-APPM News Leadership Conference.
Each journalist and editor on the panel have mounted successful efforts to engage their own respective communities.
Jim Simon is managing editor of Honolulu Civil Beat. He will take the baton as president of the Associated Press Media Editors at the 2017 Leadership Conference in Washington in October.