Director, Trusting News
(Video of Mayer’s presentation at ISOJ2019 is below her bio, along with an article from the ISOJ team)
Joy Mayer founded Trusting News in 2016 after a 20-year career in newsrooms and teaching. She spent 12 years at the Missouri School of Journalism, where she created an audience engagement curriculum and a community outreach team in the newsroom of the Columbia Missourian and also taught web design and print design. In addition to Trusting News work, she is an adjunct faculty member at The Poynter Institute and the University of Florida and also serves as the community manager for Gather, a platform to support engaged journalists. She can be reached at joy@TrustingNews.org.
Mayer was part of the panel “Can media really rebuild trust with audiences” at ISOJ 2019.
Read the story covering Mayer’s panel here.