Courtney Lewis

Chief of Growth Programs, Institute for Nonprofit News (INN)

Lewis was a speaker for the workshop “Strategies to optimize revenue in local news” at the 25thISOJ. Watch the presentation here.

Courtney LewisCourtney Lewis is the chief of growth programs at the Institute for Nonprofit News (INN), a thriving network of over 425 nonprofit news organizations committed to public service. In this role, she builds and advances programs dedicated to generating revenue and fostering diverse talent for a rapidly growing nonprofit news field.

Courtney joined INN in 2020 to lead NewsMatch, the most sophisticated collaborative fundraising campaign for journalism in the U.S. The campaign has successfully raised over $300 million for nonprofit newsrooms. Previously, she led collaborative initiatives to diversify audience and revenue for Detroit’s public radio station and was Marketing Director for a bicycle manufacturing startup.