Archives for December 2013

Scott McIntosh

Scott McIntosh is the editor of the Idaho Press-Tribune, a position he took over in February 2014. He has been in the Treasure Valley since 2006, when he and his wife, Nicola, purchased the Kuna Melba News. In the five years of owning the newspaper, Scott and Nicola nearly tripled the newspaper’s circulation, launched new monthly and annual publications and, along the way, won 15 awards from the Idaho Press Club and 12 awards from the National Newspaper Association, for everything from investigative reporting and column writing to … [Read more...]

Tom Michael

Tom Michael is General Manager of Boise State Public Radio, which he joined as its director in July 2016. In February 2018 he launched the Mountain West News Bureau, a collaboration of six public media organizations across five states, and serves as its managing director. In April 2018 he launched "Idaho Matters," a weekday public affairs program, and serves as its executive producer. Tom has more than a decade of experience in public media management, as the founder of Marfa Public Radio and West Texas Public Radio. In 2015 and 2016, his news … [Read more...]

Rhonda Prast

Rhonda Prast is the editor and vice president of the Idaho Statesman in Boise; she came to Boise in August 2016. She led the Statesman newsroom through a reinvention in the summer of 2017 and continues a focus on watchdog journalism, audience growth, social media and video strategies. She feels privileged to work with the passionate journalists at the Statesman. She always loved the news, reading the afternoon paper cover to cover at age 11. But she never considered a journalism career until midway through college, switching from an … [Read more...]

Sydney Sallabanks

Sydney Sallabanks is communications manager at the law firm of Perkins Coie LLP, where she works in strategic communications and client relations. Her corporate communications experience includes media relations, crisis management, executive messaging, change management and employee engagement. A graduate of Leadership Boise, Sydney has also been awarded “Woman of the Year” by the Idaho Business Review and recognized as one of Boise’s “Accomplished Under 40.” Sydney has been a member of Junior League Boise for 20 years and has previously served … [Read more...]