AP’s Miller appointed Pulitzer Prize administrator

The Associated Press vice president and global enterprise editor Marjorie Miller has been named the new administrator if the Pulitzer Prizes. Her new role begins on April 11. Miller joined the Associated Press in 2010 as the regional editor of Latin America and Caribbean.  In 2015, she moved to New York and helped oversee daily […]

Associated Press names Mesquita news director for Cuba and the Caribbean

The Associated Press has appointed Cristiana Mesquita news director for Cuba and the Caribbean. She will be based in the Havana, Cuba, bureau. Mesquita has covered every major event in Latin America over the past 2 decades. Recently, she served as a video producer at the Associated Press. Previously, she also held the post of […]

Associated Press promotes Jordan to news director for Europe and Africa

The Associated Press has tapped James Jordan as news director for Europe and Africa, based in the London bureau. He recently served as deputy news director for Europe. Prior to joining the Associated Press as executive producer for global video in 2016, Jordan was at ITN, where he worked as a news editor, deputy head […]

Associated Press appoints Lobet climate accountability editor

Ingrid Lobet has joined The Associated Press as a climate accountability editor. Recently, she has been working freelance writing about energy transition and the climate tech sector. She was also a senior editor at The Energy Gang podcast from Greentech Media in California, which talks about climate change, energy business and energy policy. She was […]

Kothia joins ITV News as assistant news editor

ITV News has hired Khadija Kothia as an assistant news editor, covering news across London, the UK, and the foreign desks. She joins from The Associated Press, where she was a UK news reporter intern, and most recently worked as a freelance assistant video producer. She has also interned at Bloomberg, EachOther in London, and […]

AP adds three to global investigative team

The following excerpt memo was sent to staff by AP global investigations editor Ron Nixon and deputy global investigations editor Alison Kodjak: We are pleased to announce three new additions to the AP global investigative team: Grace Ekpu, Sarah El Deeb and Helen Wieffering. Grace was previously a senior multimedia journalist with the BBC covering […]

AP names Willingham statehouse bureau correspondent

Leah Willingham, reporting on the Mississippi legislature for the Associated Press, has moved to Charleston, West Virginia, to serve as the AP’s statehouse bureau correspondent. Prior to this, she was a multimedia journalist at The Concord Monitor, where she was part of a team that won first place in investigative reporting from NENPA in its […]

Anderson joins WRAL as state government reporter

Bryan Anderson has joined WRAL, the NBC-affiliated TV station in Raleigh, North Carolina as a state government reporter covering the 2022 midterm elections and the North Carolina legislature. He will also be doing investigative reporting. Recently, he was a political reporter at The Associated Press. Before the AP, he held the same post at The […]

AP taps Megerian on the White House team

Chris Megerian, White House correspondent at the Los Angeles Times, will be leaving to join the White House team at The Associated Press. He has also covered politics, the state police and the prison system for The Star-Ledger, and was an intern at Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Businessweek, and the Gwinnett Daily Post in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Megerian […]

Hennessey to join NY Times as deputy politics editor, enterprise

The New York Times has hired Kathleen Hennessey as deputy politics editor for enterprise. Her new role begins Jan. 10. Hennessey joins from The Associated Press, where she served as a White House reporter and editor, deputy Washington bureau chief and, most recently, as regional politics editor. After journalism school at Berkeley, Kathleen went on […]