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Senior Newsroom Leadership

Kimi Yoshino
Editor in Chief

Andrea K. McDaniels
Managing Editor

Emma Patti Harris
Head of Newsroom Audience & Digital Experience

Monique Jones
Head of Newsroom Strategy

Richard Martin
Deputy Managing Editor

Newsroom Staff

Danielle Allentuck
Orioles Reporter

Ramsey Archibald
Data Reporter

Stokely Baksh
Audience Engagement Editor

Brett Barrouquere
Express Desk Editor

Zuri Berry
Digital Producer

Penelope Blackwell
Breaking News Reporter

Giacomo "Jack" Bologna
Business Reporter

Royale Bonds
Regional Reporter for Anne Arundel County

Cody Boteler
Author of The Scan

Liz Bowie
Baltimore City Education Reporter

Leah Brennan
Copy Editor

Taji Burris
Music and Culture Reporter

Jessica Calefati
Education Enterprise Reporter

Meredith Cohn
Health Care Reporter

Ben Conarck
Criminal Justice Reporter

Alejandro Danois
Sports Reporter

Taylor DeVille
Baltimore County Reporter

Justin Fenton
Investigative Reporter

Jessica Gallagher
Visual journalist

Matti Gellman
Food Reporter

Norm Gomlak
Local News Editor

Kyle Goon
Sports Columnist

Kristen Griffith
Baltimore County Education Reporter

Giana Han
Ravens reporter

Michael Hughes
Copy Editor

Rick Hutzell
Annapolis Columnist

Chris Korman
Sports Editor

Andy Kostka
Orioles Reporter

Jamyla Krempel
Sr. Editor, Audio and News Collaborations

Hugo Kugiya
Express Desk Reporter

Ryan Little
Data Editor

Clara Longo de Freitas
Neighborhood and Community Reporter (East Baltimore)

Tramon Lucas
Digital Editor

Paul Mancano
Audience Engagement Editor, Sports

Rachel Cieri Mull
Education and Health Editor

Kirk McKoy
Photo Editor

James Meadows
Newsletter Editor

Carrie Mihalcik
Express Desk Editor

Laila Milevski
News Designer and Illustrator

Hallie Miller

Caitlin Moore
Arts and Culture Editor

Greg Morton
Data Reporter

Ulysses Muñoz
Visual Journalist

Kaitlin Newman
Visual journalist

John O’Connor
Political Editor

T.J. Ortenzi
Director of Audience

Tim Prudente
Enterprise Reporter

Lillian Reed
Express Desk Reporter

Julie Scharper
Enterprise Reporter

Dylan Segelbaum
Courts Reporter

Jonas Shaffer
Ravens Beat Reporter

Krishna Sharma
Audience Engagement Editor

Brenna Smith
Visual Investigative Reporter

Leslie Gray Streeter

Emily Sullivan
Baltimore City Hall Reporter

Christina Tkacik
Food Reporter

Nick Thieme
Data Journalist

Sarah True
Health Care Reporter

Jasmine Vaughn-Hall
Neighborhood and Community Reporter (West Baltimore)

Brandon Weigel
Assistant Sports Editor

Mark Allan Williams
Opinion Editor

John-John Williams IV
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Reporter

Adam Willis
Local Government Reporter

Brenda Wintrode
State Government Reporter

Pamela Wood
Maryland Politics Reporter

Daniel Zawodny
Transportation Reporter, Report for America

Alissa Zhu
Immigration Reporter

Newsroom support staff

Uhmar Alston
Executive Assistant