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Washington Publish Opinion Editor David Shipley named new leaders within the opinion part, selling and introducing key roles serving to to drive the evolution of one of many trade’s most modern opinions departments.
The opinion part will now have 4 deputy opinion editors with new or expanded duties.
Karen Tumulty, deputy opinion editor and columnist, will proceed to steer the Editorial Board. Earlier than becoming a member of Opinions, Tumulty was a nationwide political correspondent and earned the 2014 Toner Prize for Excellence in Political Reporting.
Mary Duenwald and David Von Drehle will lead the editors and columnists. Duenwald joined The Publish Opinions part in October as a senior editor from Bloomberg, the place she oversaw the part’s U.S.-based columnists and editors. Earlier than becoming a member of Bloomberg in 2011, she was the Deputy Op-Ed web page editor at The New York Occasions.
Von Drehle has had a storied profession at The Publish, serving as a employees author on the Nationwide employees and on the Journal and was Assistant Managing Editor in Model. Most just lately as a columnist he wrote about nationwide affairs and politics from a house base within the Midwest.
Meghan Kruger, at the moment an affiliate opinion editor, will information enterprise and publishing features for the division, together with the copy desk, the viewers improvement group and artwork and design.
As well as, Op-Ed Editor Mike Larabee will function managing editor for the division, serving to to coordinate the opinion report.
Steve Stromberg has additionally been promoted to affiliate opinion editor and can function Tumulty’s deputy.
The brand new roles will likely be efficient Monday, Dec. 5.