Ashley Remkus, investigative reporter at AL.com, has taken over the role of local investigative editor. In her new role, she will lead a team that will dive into the problems facing people in Birmingham, Huntsville and Mobile, Ala.
Remkus joined in 2016 as a public safety reporter and then served as a Snapchat partner.
Remkus was a staff writer at Alabama-based daily newspaper The Decatur Daily, where she also interned.
Remkus graduated from the University of North Alabama, where she wrote and edited for the student news site.
You can congratulate Remkus on Twitter.