Career roundtable

  • Event: 2018 IRE Conference
  • Speakers: Jack Gillum of ProPublica; Chandra Thomas Whitfield of Fund for Investigative Journalism; Noe Gonzalez of Telemundo Arizona; Terri Langford of independent journalist; Katie Wilcox of KPNX/NBC12 Phoenix
  • Date/Time: Friday, Jun. 15 at 9:00am
  • Location: Oceans 4
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

Looking for advice on how to take the next step in your career? Get practical tips from panelists who will talk about their own experiences and discuss what employers are looking for.

Speaker Bios

  • Jack Gillum is a senior reporter at ProPublica covering the intersection of technology and privacy, focusing this year on election security and disinformation. He’s previously reported on D.C.-based investigations at The Washington Post and The Associated Press, and worked for USA Today and the Arizona Daily Star in Tucson. @jackgillum  

  • Noe Gonzalez: Assistant News Director with 13 years of experience in news production. Noe has worked his way up the ranks from being on the streets gathering the news as a news reporter, field producer, producer, executive producer, to leading the day to day as the managing editor for Telemundo Arizona and now assistant news director. @Noe_Gonzalez_TV

  • Terri Langford (@tlangford) is an editor/producer for Texas Standard, the daily national news show aired on public radio stations in Texas. She has worked as a reporter for The Dallas Morning News, The Texas Tribune, the Associated Press, the Houston Chronicle, WNYC and Honolulu Civil Beat. She is a University of Texas at Austin graduate. .

  • Katie Wilcox is the executive producer of the 12 News investigative unit in Phoenix. She was previously the investigative producer and data journalist for 9Wants to Know, at 9NEWS in Denve and an investigative reporter and producer at Rocky Mountain PBS. Her work specializes in data driven reporting and analysis on issues ranging from government corruption, politics, health, economics and Colorado's blooming cannabis industry. Her work has been featured in USA Today, Marketplace on NPR, and received multiple national commendations. Twitter: @katieawilcox

     

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