IRE members elected six new directors to the IRE board on Saturday evening at the organization's annual conference in San Antonio.
The newly elected members are: Leonard Downie Jr., the Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University; Matt Goldberg, NBC Bay Area; Ziva Branstetter, Tulsa World; T. Christian Miller, ProPublica; Josh Meyer, Medill National Security Journalsim Initiative; and David Cay Johnston, author.
Executive committee members were chosen by the board after the meeting. They are: David Cay Johnston, president; Sarah Cohen, vice president; Ellen Gabler, secretary; Andrew Donohue, treasurer; and Mc Nelly Torres, at-large.
IRE members also selected two members to the Contest Committee. They are: Shannon McCaffrey, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution; and Ryan Gabrielson, Center for Investigative Reporting.