Briana Altergott
Editorial Lead
Briana has the energy level of a child on a sugar rush, which comes in handy for her early mornings writing and producing at Newsy. She got her degree in...
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Jamal Andress
Project Producer
Jamal Andress is just like Newsy… a journalist of an untraditional fashion. For Newsy he writes, edits and anchors. Hailing from Houston, TX, his original...
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Jasmine Bailey
Digital Content Producer
Jasmine is an easygoing, bright-smiled news junkie. She has fun anchoring any story but really loves science/health and U.S. news and also enjoys writing....
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Katherine Biek
Project Producer
Katherine grew up in Minnesota amongst the glitz and glamour of the child pageant and competitive dance worlds. A former University of Missouri Golden Girl...
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Tony Brown
Director Of Products
Tony Brown is an extreme sports enthusiast. When not underwater skydiving, BMX snowblowing, or tuning his 16 string electric harpsichord, he keeps Newsy's...
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Christian Bryant
Editorial Lead
Christian Phillip Bryant is a multimedia journalist and renaissance man from Greensboro, N.C. He's a Southern gentlemen with a penchant for good music and...
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Nathan Byrne
Director Of Content Strategy
When he's not running 5Ks dressed as Batman, surfing on cardboard or making videos to recruit monks — Nathan Byrne is probably at Newsy managing the day's...
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Nathan Giannini
Director Of Operations, West
Newsy's resident expert on cat videos, Nathan spends half his day scouring the web for weird news and videos and the other half laughing at the fact that...
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Jake Godin
Digital Content Producer
Hailing from a town in the central Illinois that you've most likely never heard of, Jake Godin's interests range from anything in technology to world events....
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Kate Grumke
Digital Content Producer
Kate is part of Newsy's writing and production team. She loves to travel but thinks writing about world news all day is the next best thing. She hails from...
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Elizabeth Hagedorn
Editorial Lead
A writer and anchor for Newsy, Elizabeth writes primarily about politics and foreign affairs. When not at work, chances are she's playing with her cat...
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Christina Hartman
Senior Director Of News
Just discovered one of her cats is too fat to Lion King. Aside from her feline friends, Christina loves politics, cooking and a good green tea frappuccino....
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Caleb Hoke
Editorial Lead
The best video editor to ever come out of the Cowboy Capital of the World, "Trusty" Caleb left his small Texas town to pursue a Visual Editing and Management...
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Cliff Judy
Managing Editor
After nearly a decade in the field, the guy who loves reporting the big story is now committed to analyzing them. Cliff's time as an anchor/reporter in...
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Andrew Lawler
Project Producer
Born in the woods of the far off land they call Columbia, Missouri, Andrew is a super-energetic and outgoing video editor, known for talking non-stop while...
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Ben Lawson
Digital Content Producer
Ben is a Missouri native who received a mass media degree from Northwest Missouri State University. When he isn't at Newsy he is playing video games or...
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Courtney Lewis
Social Media Editor
A Kansas City native with a passion for all things social media, Courtney joined the Newsy marketing team as its social media editor. When she's not tweeting...
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Kyle Luke
Director Of Emerging Media
Always connected, Kyle spends his days patrolling the depths of the Internets in an eternal quest to discover the trending stories and the best social media...
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Sebastian Martinez
Digital Content Producer
Sebastián is a producer and anchor for Newsy. He loves covering world news, as a proxy for world travel, and his lifelong love of football– er, soccer. As...
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Danny Matteson
Editorial Lead
A connoisseur of fine dunks with an unusually high tolerance for SyFy originals, Danny is a multimedia journalist with an affinity for stories — be they...
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Matt Moreno
Editorial Lead
The man. The myth. The legen … wait for it … dary. Hailing from the 'burbs of St. Louis, Missouri, Matt is an all around utility player in both the...
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Tori Partridge
Project Producer
Tori is a writer and video editor for Newsy. She has a love (obsession) for owls, Thor and naps on naps. When not downing coffee or talking non-stop to...
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Matt Picht
Editorial Lead
Matt graduated from the University of Tulsa with an English degree, and he still can't believe he found a job this awesome with those credentials. When he's...
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Karen Rodriguez
Project Producer
Born on the tropical island of Cuba, Karen Rodriguez now braves the cold of the midwest and produces entertainment/lifestyle videos while you sleep. A...
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Mikah Sargent
Editorial Lead
Aspiring polymath and self-proclaimed Apple fanatic, Mikah can be found exploring the web for strange trivia or ogling over the latest Apple innovation....
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Erik Shute
Exec. Producer Creative Design
A Chicago native whose full-time and part-time jobs keep him up at night. He’s the curator of the self-proclaimed Best Spotify Playlist in the Office —...
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Christine Slusser
Editorial Account Lead
Christine is a firm believer that orange is the best color in the world, and that she has the cutest daughter in the universe. Anyone who disagrees will...
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Steven Sparkman
Senior Editorial Lead
After climbing down from a beanstalk, Steven Sparkman became Newsy’s resident science nerd and giant. When not thinking about quantum physics or...
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Jim Spencer
President And Founder
Jim Spencer has helped lead several start-up and established Internet companies. Jim was VP of Content and Answers at Ask Jeeves (Ask.com) where he was...
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Jay Strubberg
Digital Content Producer
Jay is a writer and producer for Newsy who specializes in national/int'l news and sports. He wakes before the rooster’s crow and prefers to sip rather than...
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Evan Thomas
Digital Content Producer
Evan covers technology and the Internet and produces all sorts of video content for Newsy and its partners. The Colorado native splits his time between...
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Zach Toombs
Director Of News Programming
Zach develops new projects and video formats for Newsy and leads its Politics vertical. With documentaries and shows built for the web, he helps find new...
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Jessica Walsh
Senior Copy Editor
Jessica heads up the copy editing department, which consists of ... well, just her. She has edited several books by independent authors and has written for...
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