Newspaper Editor Audrey Cooper
Audrey Cooper

Newspaper Editor

How to Become A: Reporter , Editor


Watch Audrey Cooper, Managing Editor for the San Francisco Chronicle - the first woman to hold this position - share how she loves her career because it gives her the opportunity to “speak truth to power” and make a positive difference in people’s lives. It is important for journalism to reflect the entire community, therefore she encourages girls, especially bi-lingual and girls of color, to consider careers in journalism to make sure their voices are represented. Her advice is that learning to be persistent but not annoying is a valuable skill to develop as a journalist.

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