Meet the LION Publishers Board of Directors

LION Board member photos

LION Board of Directors

Tracie Powell, Chair (The Pivot Fund)
Rebekah Monson, Vice Chair (Letterhead)
Jay Allred, Immediate Past Chair (Richland Source)
Rosemary Hoban, Secretary (North Carolina Health News)
Alvaro Gurdian, Treasurer (La Noticia)

Jamaal Glenn (Schmidt Futures)
Cierra Hinton (Scalawag Magazine)
Jiquanda Johnson (Flint Beat)
Shannon Shaw Duty (Osage News)
Gunita Singh (Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press)

Committees

Executive: Tracie Powell, Chair; Jay Allred; Rebekah Monson; Alvaro Gurdian, Rose Hoban

Board Development: Jay Allred, Chair;  Suzanne McBride (Columbia College of Chicago); Bobby Caina Calvan (The Associated Press); Martin Pratt (Philly Your Black News); Anika Anand (LION Publishers)

Finance: Jay Allred; Rose Hoban; Krystal Knapp (Planet Princeton); Steve Beatty (Newspack); Jamaal Glen; Tyree Worthy (Uptown Messenger); Lisa Hunter (LION Publishers)

Governance: Gunita Singh, Chair; Dylan Smith (Tucson Sentinel); Jimmy Boegle (Palm Springs Independent); Ryan Belmore (What’s Up Newp); Brandy Tuzon Boyd (The Natomas Buzz); Kate Maxwell (The Mendocino Voice); Lisa Hunter (LION Publishers)