Gerri Berendzen

Gerri Berendzen (@gerrrib) is Knight Visiting News Editor at the Columbia Missourian and a visiting assistant professor on the print and digital news faculty at the University of Missouri School of Journalism. She also is a member of the Executive Committee of the American Copy Editors Society. She previously worked an editorial production chief, copy editor, web editor and page designer at the Herald-Whig in Quincy, Ill., and as a copy editor and reporter at several newspapers in Missouri.