Joy Mayer

Joy Mayer founded Trusting News in 2016 after a 20-year career in newsrooms and teaching. She spent 12 years at the Missouri School of Journalism, where she created an audience engagement curriculum and a community outreach team in the newsroom of the Columbia Missourian and also taught web design and print design. In addition to serving as the director of Trusting News, she is an adjunct faculty member at The Poynter Institute and the community manager for Gather, a platform to support engaged journalists.