Research Director, Center for Cooperative Media at Montclair State University
Stonbely was on the panel “Subsidies and Regulations: How government initiatives may affect journalism and the digital media ecosystem” at ISOJ 2022. Watch her presentation here.
Sarah Stonbely (Ph.D., New York University, 2015) is the research director at the Center for Cooperative Media in Montclair, NJ. As such she designs, manages, and executes the research agenda, which supports the Center’s mission of growing and strengthening local journalism. Since heading the research agenda at CCM, Stonbely has produced white papers and research articles on collaborative journalism, the effects on content of changing media ownership, ethnic and community media, media policy, and the structural correlates of local news provision. Her most recent project was a global analysis of collaboration between journalism and civil society organizations.