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Our Leadership Team

Click on the names below to learn more about the experienced team leading Verite News.

David Francis

Executive director

Terry Baquet


Tim Morris

Managing editor

Lottie Joiner

Assistant managing editor
Charles Maldonado
Assistant managing editor-investigations

Dylan Penny

Director of people and culture

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