Master of Professional Studies in Journalism
Mandy Jenkins is the Interactives Editor for Digital First Media, where she oversees national data, video and curation strategy and coordinates editorial projects across the company's more than 200 local news sites. She was previously Social News Editor for The Huffington Post, where she managed social media efforts for the politics channel and coordinated the company's citizen journalism program, OfftheBus. Mandy was formerly the social media editor for Washington, D.C. local news startup TBD and the Cincinnati Enquirer. Mandy is a member of the Board of Directors of the Online News Organization and she frequently teaches social media to working journalists both inside and outside the U.S. She blogs about news and social media at Zombiejournalism.com. A Midwesterner by birth, Mandy lives in Washington, D.C.