Mizell Stewart III

Senior Director, Gannett and USA TODAY Network

(Video of Stewart’s presentation at ISOJ2019 is below his bio, along with an article from the ISOJ team)

Mizell Stewart III is senior director for Talent, Partnerships and News Strategy for Gannett and the USA TODAY Network. Previously, he was chief content officer of Journal Media Group and VP/Content for the newspaper division of The E.W. Scripps Company. Earlier in his career, he led newsrooms in Akron, Ohio, Evansville, Indiana and Tallahassee, Florida. Mizell was a member of the Knight Commission on Trust, Media and Democracy, a project of The Aspen Institute and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. He is past president of the American Society of News Editors and the current president of the American Society of News Editors Foundation.

Stewart was part of the panel “Can media really rebuild trust with audiences” at ISOJ 2019.

Read the story covering Stewart’s panel here.