Board of Directors

Updated 10/24/20

The Local Independent Online News Publishers association is governed by a Board of Directors, who guide the organization to best serve its members and fulfill its mission.

The Board of Directors of LION is:

Former Board members

Former directors include:

  • Glenn Burkins, Qcitymetro.com, 2017-2020; 2012-2013
  • Teresa Wippel, MyEdmondsNews.com; 2017-2020
  • Scott Brodbeck, ARLNow,com, 2012-2020
  • Jan Schaffer, 2019-2020
  • Kim Clark, Noozhawk, 2017-2019
  • Doug Hardy, CTNewsJunkie, 2014-2019
  • Uriah Kiser, Potomac Local, 2017-2019
  • Suzanne McBride, Austin Talks & Chicago Talks, 2013-2019
  • Traven Rice, The Lo-Down, 2015-2017
  • Brian Wheeler, Charlottesville Tomorrow, 2015-2018
  • Ned Berke, SheepsheadBites.com, 2012-2015
  • Gerard DeMarco, CliffviewPilot.com, 2012-2014
  • Brandy Tuzon Boyd, The Natomas Buzz, 2012-2014
  • Denise Civiletti, RiverheadLOCAL.com, 2013-2014
  • Mike Fourcher, Brownlinemedia.com, 2012
  • Ikaika Hussey, The Hawaii Independent, 2012-2014
  • Ben Ilfeld, SacramentoPress.com, 2012-2013
  • Krystal Knapp, PlanetPrinceton.com, 2012-2014
  • Howard Owens, TheBatavian.com, 2012-2015
  • Jesus Sanchez, TheEastSiderLA.com, 2012-2015