About the Author
Michele McLellan has been an editor and manager in newspapers for 25 years, most recently at The Oregonian, in Portland, Oregon, with assignments including politics editor, ombudsman, and special projects editor. She also has taught and spoken about journalism ethics nationally and internationally and is the primary author of The Newspaper Credibility Handbook for the American Society of Newspaper Editors. A former Nieman Fellow at Harvard University, she has taught journalism at Harvard, Northwestern, and at Royal University in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Tim Porter is an editor and writer with an extensive background in daily newspaper and online journalism. In addition to providing journalism, research, consulting and management services to news and other information-intensive organizations, Porter is the author of First Draft, a popular blog devoted to quality journalism.