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EDITOR

  • Benjamin Mindell, Editor, 312-464-4437   bio - email

GOVERNMENT

PROFESSIONAL ISSUES

BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY

OPINION

  • Benjamin Mindell, Editor, 312-464-4437   bio - email

ART DEPARTMENT

  • Jef Capaldi, Director, 312-464-4432   email
  • Annemarie Neff, Deputy Art Director, 312-464-4423   email
  • Jennifer Wenger, Assistant Art Director, 312-464-5746   email

COPY DESK

  • Michael Crescione, Chief Copy Editor, 312-464-4436   email
  • Katherine Schied, Copy Editor, 312-464-4427   email
  • Sher Watts, Copy Editor, 312-464-4433   email

NEWSROOM SYSTEMS

  • Jason Zappe, Newsroom Systems Manager, 312-464-4491   email

ONLINE OPERATIONS

  • Nina Sandlin, Online Operations Manager, 312-464-5578   email

ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF

  • Cindy Weighknecht, Editorial Assistant, 312-464-5186   email

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