Susan Mernit

Susan is an experienced media and product development executive for Fortune 200 companies now focused on media entrepreneurship, bridging the digital divide, civic engagement, quality training in future of news and social media, local & community web sites and city government sites and portals. Her interests include exploring the links between digital skills & local economic development as well as working with local organizations in this area. She is the author of Social Media: Strategies and Tools for News, a self-directed course at Poynter's NewsU.