Shannon Kinney

Shannon Kinney is Founder and Client Success Officer at Dream Local Digital. Shannon has over 20 years of experience in the development of successful...

Carlos Virgen

Carlos Virgen is a journalist with more than 12 years experience in audience engagement, social media, data analysis, and the development of community news...

Thomas Farragher

Thomas Farragher, a journalist for 40 years, is a Globe columnist and associate editor and the former editor of the Boston Globe Spotlight Team,...

Robert Bertsche

Media and First Amendment lawyer by profession, and still a reporter at heart. I help writers, editors, bloggers, and media and other companies convey...

Link McKie

Link McKie is a longtime newspaperman who since 1994 has added consulting and teaching to his career. McKie began his career in journalism in...

Sonya Vartabedian

Sonya Vartabedian is managing editor of features, magazines and special projects for North of Boston Media Group based in North Andover, Mass. She was...

Roger Carroll

Roger Carroll started his journalism career in local radio, where he did occasional work for CBS and ABC. His long newspaper career includes stints as...

Charles St. Amand

Charles St. Amand is full-time practitioner in residence in the Communication and Journalism Department at Suffolk University, his alma mater. He also works part...

S. W. (Sammy) Papert, III

A Dallas, Texas native, Sammy Papert is a graduate of St. Mark's School of Texas and the “worst” student actually graduating from Stanford University. ...

Diana Goode

Diana has been with the Council since May 2018. She brings 25 years of leadership experience and passion in the nonprofit sector to the...