Katie O’Connell

Katie O’Connell is a digital editor for Gannett, working out of the Arizona Republic newsroom in Phoenix. Previously, she was a multimedia journalist for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, where she worked on music and entertainment journalism and as a podcast producer. She was the producer of Unsolved, a cold case podcast that reached No. 3 on iTunes in its first season.

‘Is there something innovative we can do to tell this story?’: How journalists and developers can work together on creative solutions for the audience’s needs

As part of the American Press Institute’s Changemaker Network, which seeks to connect and support journalists from newsrooms around the country, we sponsored a few journalists in the network to attend the 2017 Online News Association conference. They were all first-timers at the conference, and we asked them each to share something that they learned […]