Journo job moves for Monday
The Associated Press announced a trio of appointments today:
- Marina Villeneuve (at right) has been named the AP's state government reporter in Maine. Villeneuve is known for using data and public records to hold officials and institutions accountable around the Northeast, and joins from The Bergen Record, New Jersey's second biggest newspaper, where she covered local government and politics as a municipal reporter.
- Steve McMillan is upped to Mid-Atlantic news editor, charged with overseeing a newly expanded region. McMillan previously served as the AP's news editor for Virginia and West Virginia.
- Brian Hopman is named vice president and general manager of ENPS, the AP's multiplatform news production system. Hopman has been their general manager for Latin American and Spanish media markets since 2010.