@Clevelanddotcom Statehouse reporter. Previously @daytondailynews, @CSTribune. Mom x2. MIZ! Tips→ jborchardt@cleveland.com

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Previously covered Ohio politics and government for the Dayton Daily News and education for the Casper (Wyo.) Star-Tribune. Degrees from the Missouri School of Journalism and the University of Rochester. Left pieces of my heart in New Orleans and Spain.


What was your first job as a journalist?

City desk news clerk at my hometown paper, the Rockford Register Star. Answered the phone listed as the main newsroom line

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?