Michelle Lee (AAJA-Arizona) has joined The Washington Post as a reporter on The Fact Checker, which investigates the truth behind political rhetoric. She previously was a government accountability reporter at The Arizona Republic covering local, state and federal regulations and loopholes. Michelle is currently AAJA’s National Secretary, and is a 2013 graduate of AAJA’s Executive Leadership Program. Follow her on Twitter @myhlee.
Mega Sugianto (AAJA-Los Angeles), video journalist at KOLN/KGIN TV in Lincoln, NE, has been promoted to weekend morning anchor and will begin her new position the week of December 1. Mega has contributed to various projects for AAJA and NLGJA’s The Heartland Project, including a story on graduation rates of students of color and a story on young Nebraska immigrants. Follow Mega on Twitter @MegaSugianto.