CalMatters makes six news hires

The following excerpt was sent out from Editor & Publisher: We’re adding seven talented people to the CalMatters team, reflecting our commitment to increased nonpartisan coverage of news in the coming election year and our ongoing focus on building a staff that closely reflects the wonderful diversity of the Golden State.   Yue Stella Yu joins […]

CalMatters seeks a digital democracy reporter

If you are a reporter who is ready to use the latest technologies to look behind the scenes at politics in California, you may be a good fit for Digital Democracy, a soon-to-launch feature from the award-winning nonprofit newsroom, CalMatters. Essentially, we are building bots and scrapers to collect a variety of government data including […]

CalMatters seeks a San Diego and Inland Empire Issues reporter

If you’re a journalist who thrives on reporting about complex policy issues in ways that make them accessible to the people they affect most, you might be the next Sacramento reporter for CalMatters and Voice of San Diego. Newsrooms all over California once had Sacramento bureaus, covering statewide policy issues through a local lens. They […]

CalMatters seeks an economy reporter

If you are a journalist who always knows the latest unemployment rate and can explain what difference Wall Street makes to my life as a Californian, you might be the next economy reporter at CalMatters. This reporter must know what motivates business interests and can help people understand how economic trends shape public policy and […]

CalMatters seeks an investigative editor

If you have experience editing in-depth projects that involve public record requests, document searches, data analysis, source development and legal navigation, you might be the next Investigative Editor at CalMatters. CalMatters is building an investigative team that will be a watchdog on the major issues and decisions in California. State government oversees the fifth largest […]

CalMatters hires Heldiz as assistant visuals editor

Adriana Heldiz will join CalMatters as an assistant visuals editor. Recently, she was a multimedia journalist at the San Diego Union-Tribune. Heldiz interned at and was a multimedia producer at Voice of San Diego, where she worked for more than five years. Heldiz graduated from San Diego State University-California State University, where she worked as […]

Bloomberg hires Tobias in Buenos Aires

Manuela Tobias has joined Bloomberg to cover economy and government in Buenos Aires. Recently, she was a reporter at CalMatters in Sacramento, Calif., where she has worked for two years. Prior to joining CalMatters in June 2019, Tobias was a reporter at The Fresno Bee. She was also a staff writer at PolitiFact. Tobias graduated […]

CalMatters appoints Kristen Go as EIC

Nonprofit news organization CalMatters has hired Kristen Go as editor in chief. She begins May 30. Go stated: “CalMatters has consistently played an important role in impacting the lives of Californians. “I’m thrilled to continue building on the great work, growing its presence around the state and working with our media partners to hold the […]

CalMatters seeks a K-12 education reporter

If you’re a journalist excited about the high stakes of K-12 education in California, the bare-knuckle politics, the challenge of closing an achievement gap and the promise of more than 6 million students each year, then you may be the next education reporter at CalMatters. This is one of the most important beats in California […]

CalMatters seeks a climate reporter

If you’re a journalist inspired to follow stories about the impact of climate change and what California is doing to try to slow its effects, then you may be the next environment reporter at CalMatters — an award-winning and influential nonprofit, multimedia news venture focused on covering the cutting-edge state of California. This position is based […]