National Press Club

Club Members Elected to Leadership Posts for Regional Reporters

June 23, 2009 | By Ellyn Ferguson

The Regional Reporters Association has re-elected a slate of officers and board members, many of them National Press Club members.

NPC member Thomas Burr of the Salt Lake Tribune was re-elected president. Other Club members elected RRA officers are Vice President Joe Morton of the Omaha World Herald and Secretary Lisa Mascaro of the Las Vegas Sun.

Among the at-large directors elected were Club members Alex Daniels of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette;Todd Gillman of the Dallas Morning News; Michael Coleman of the Albuquerque Journal; Paul Merrion of Crain’s Chicago Business; Keith Chu of Western Communications Newspapers (Oregon, Calif.); and Herb Jackson of The Record (Bergen County, N.J.)