Omaha World-Herald News Staff

Senior Editors
Executive Editor Mike Reilly
Managing Editor Melissa Matczak
Managing Editor for Digital Development Jeff Carney
Assistant Managing Editor Joanne Stewart
Department Editors
Director of Photography Jeff Bundy
Metro Editor Cate Folsom
Money Editor Deborah Shanahan
Sports Editor Thad Livingston
News and Presentation Editor Dave Elsesser
Special Sections Editor Shelley Larsen
Chief Librarian Jeanne Hauser
Online Editor Ben Vankat
Deputy Editors
Breaking news Joe Brennan
Breaking news, public safety, weather Judith Nygren
City Hall, suburbs Jeff Robb
Community Connection Kiley Cruse
Entertainment Sara Ziegler
Iowa News/World-Herald News Service Joan von Kampen
K-12, higher education Larry Sparks
Military, national issues, politics Jeff Reece
Money Bob McDonald
Planning and Presentation Tim Parks
Regional and Lincoln Bureau Connie White
Special Sections Howard K. Marcus
Sports Nick Piastowski
Humor Brad Dickson
News Erin Grace
News Matthew Hansen
News Michael Kelly
Sports Tom Shatel
World-Herald on the Web
Health and fitness reporter Katy Healey
Live Well Nebraska Editor Leia Mendoza Editor Josie Loza
Online Editor Leah Becerra
Online editor Patrick Duprey
Online editor Chris Nigrin
Online editor Patrick Smith
Online entertainment editor Micah Mertes
Local/Midlands News
Christopher Burbach
Military Steve Liewer
Politics Robynn Tysver
Regional issues, general assignment David Hendee
Regional/national issues Henry J. Cordes
Reporter Robby Korth
Reporter Emily Nohr
Sarpy County Erin Duffy
Sarpy County Roseann Moring
Social services, philanthropy Betsie Freeman
Weather Nancy Gaarder
Western Iowa Andrew J. Nelson
News Bureaus
Joe Duggan
Kaylee Everly
Anna Gronewold
Ruth Oliver
Andrew Ward
Higher education Leslie Reed
Lincoln Bureau, Legislature, state services Paul Hammel
Lincoln Bureau/State Legislature/State Services Martha Stoddard
Washington Bureau, federal services Joseph Morton
City Hall, local government Erin Golden
Douglas and Sarpy Counties, watchdog Cody Winchester
Government Watchdog Paul Goodsell
Government Watchdog Matt Wynn
K-12 education Julie Anderson
K-12 education Jonathon Braden
K-12 education Joe Dejka
Public Safety/Police/Courts
Breaking news Alissa Skelton
Breaking news, crime Emerson Clarridge
Breaking news, crime, courts Maggie O’Brien maggie.o’
Courts, legal issues Todd Cooper
Crime, courts, breaking news Kevin Cole
Crime, transportation, breaking news Jay Withrow
Public safety, police Susan Szalewski
Banking, finance Russell Hubbard
Commercial development Paige Yowell
Economy, insurance, Berkshire Hathaway Steve Jordon
Health and medicine Bob Glissmann
Health and medicine Rick Ruggles
Money reporter Cole Epley
Real Estate Cindy Gonzalez
Retail Janice Podsada
Technology, food safety Barbara Soderlin
Community news, obituaries Sue Story Truax
Community news, zoo, books Carol Bicak
Entertainment, calendar Andrea Kszystyniak
Food and dining Sarah Baker Hansen
General assignment Casey Logan
General assignment Michael O’Connor
Movies, theater Bob Fischbach
Music Kevin Coffey
Nightlife, bars, comedy Cara Pesek
Big Ten, NU football, basketball Lee Barfknecht
Copy editor Gene Schinzel
Creighton basketball, soccer, College World Series Steven Pivovar
High schools Nick Rubek
High schools – Western Iowa Evan Bland
High schools – Western Iowa Tony Boone
High schools – Western Iowa Pat Donohue
High schools – Western Iowa Kevin White
High schools, golf Stu Pospisil
High schools, horse racing Mike Patterson
Lancers, high school sports Steve Beideck
NU football, general assignment Dirk Chatelain
NU football, general assignment Rich Kaipust
NU football, track Jon Nyatawa
NU football, women’s basketball, track Sam McKewon
Outdoors Mark Davis
Sports Doug Thomas
Sports copy editor Cameron Carlow
Sports copy/online editor Brandon Olson
Sports online editor Graham Archer
Sports online editor Brian Norton
State colleges Marjie Ducey
Storm Chasers, UNO basketball, UNO hockey Rob White