Robert Blau, managing editor, projects and investigations, Bloomberg News, Washington, D.C. (chair)
Emily Bell, director, Tow Center for Digital Journalism , Columbia University
Felice Belman, editor , Concord Monitor
Aminda Marques Gonzalez, executive editor , The Miami Herald
Valerie Hoeppner, director of education , Freedom Forum Diversity Institute, Nashville, Tenn.
Debra Adams Simmons, editor , The Plain Dealer, Cleveland, Ohio
Sherman Williams, assistant managing editor/visual journalism, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel