Judges for 2019 Class

Christina Bellantoni

Director of Annenberg Media Center, Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism

Rob Byers

Senior Local News Editor, Louisville Courier-Journal

Laura Castañeda

Professor of Professional Practice, Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism

Sara Ganim

Washington Correspondent, CNN

Deirdre Hughes

Director of Media Portfolio, The Charles Koch Institute

Mira Lowe

Director of Innovation News Center, University of Florida

Timothy Morgan

Director, Journalism Certificate Program, Wheaton College

Sia Nyorkor

Region II Director, National Association of Black Journalists

María Peña

Washington Correspondent, La Opinión/ Impremedia

Lisa Pecot-Hébert

Director of Journalism, Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism

Tracie Powell

Founder, AllDigitocracy.org & Senior Fellow, Democracy Fund

Erna Smith

Professor of Professional Practice, Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism and Director, University of Southern California Cape Town, South Africa program