As per the Times:
In his new position, Clow will help guide our most ambitious journalism, communicating regularly with editors in Metro to identify stories that can be elevated while reaching larger and more diverse audiences. With a mission of improving and showcasing our talent, reporting and storytelling, Clow will act as a liaison to L.A. Times Studios, “L.A. Times Today,” the podcast team, the events team and other platforms.
He will retain many of his current duties, including leading a team of local government and politics reporters.
Clow joined the Times in 1993 and worked in various departments, including National, Sports, Calendar and Metro.
He also edited or participated in the editing of stories that have won Loeb, Edward R. Murrow, Mayborn, Overseas Press Club, RFK and Meyer Berger awards.
Clow has a B.A. from the University of Southern California.
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