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Masthead

Executive Chairman: Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong

Managing Editors: Scott Kraft, Kimi Yoshino

Deputy Managing Editors: Shelby Grad, Shani O. Hilton, Julia Turner

Creative Director: Amy King

Executive Sports Editor: Christian Stone

Assistant Managing Editors: John Canalis, Angel Jennings, Loree Matsui

Editor of the Editorial Page: Sewell Chan

Op-Ed and Sunday Opinion Editor: Terry Tang

Audience Engagement

Director: Samantha Melbourneweaver

Deputy Editor, Audience: Seth Liss

Assistant Editor, Entertainment and Arts: Christina Schoellkopf

Off-Platform Editor: Kelcie Pegher

SEO Editor: Louisa Frahm

Audience Engagement Editors: Gabriela Fernandez, Maneeza Iqbal, Fidel Martinez (Sports), Mary Kate Metivier (Metro), Javier Panzar (Metro), Chris Price (Entertainment and Arts), Justin Ray (Entertainment and Arts), Rachel Schnalzer, Adrienne Shih (National Politics/D.C.)

Business

Business and Technology Editor: Ben Muessig

Deputy Editor: Jeff Bercovici (Technology)

Assistant Editors: Nancy Rivera Brooks, Lauren Raab

Columnists: Michael Hiltzik, David Lazarus

Staff writers: Johana Bhuiyan (SF, Technology), Andrea Chang, Laurence Darmiento (Wealth and Dealmakers), Sam Dean (Technology), Jack Flemming (Hot Property), Suhauna Hussain, Andrew Khouri (Housing Market), Hugo Martin (Tourism), Samantha Masunaga (Aerospace, Supply Chains), Daniel Miller (Enterprise), Russ Mitchell (Autos), Melody Petersen (Investigations), Margot Roosevelt (California Economy), Sammy Roth (Energy), Roger Vincent (Commercial Real Estate), Ronald D. White (Business Profiles)

California

Deputy Managing Editor: Shelby Grad

Deputy Editors: Steve Clow, B.J. Terhune

City Editor: Hector Becerra

Assistant City Editors: Cindy Chang, Reed Johnson

Columnists: Gustavo Arellano, Sandy Banks, Nita Lelyveld, Steve Lopez, Frank Shyong, Erika D. Smith

City-County Government

Staff Writers: Jaclyn Cosgrove (County), Soumya Karlamangla (Public Health), Laura J. Nelson (Transportation)

City Hall Bureau Staff Writers: Emily Alpert Reyes, Dakota Smith, David Zahniser

City Desk

Assistant Metro Editors: Jill Jones (Nights), Carlos Lozano (Weekends), Richard Marosi (Enterprise/Investigations)

Staff Writers:

Breaking News/L.A. Now: Luke Money, Faith E. Pinho, Lila Seidman, Colleen Shalby, Hayley Smith, Alex Wigglesworth

California Demographics/Diverse Communities: Sarah Parvini

Central Valley and Rural Communities: Diana Marcum

Eastside: Andrew J. Campa, Brittny Mejia, Alejandra Reyes-Velarde

General Assignment: Hailey Branson-Potts, Anh Do, Maria L. La Ganga, Doug Smith, Ruben Vives, Julia Wick (Essential California newsletter)

Homelessness: Gale Holland, Benjamin Oreskes

Immigration: Andrea Castillo, Cindy Carcamo

Investigations: Kim Christensen, Jack Dolan, Adam Elmahrek, Kiera Feldman, Matt Hamilton, Maya Lau, Rong-Gong Lin II, Ben Poston, Paul Pringle, Susanne Rust, Harriet Ryan, Matt Stiles, Paige St. John

Latino Affairs/Enterprise: Esmeralda Bermudez

Orange County: Hannah Fry

Narrative: Marisa Gerber, Christopher Goffard

Westside: Sonja Sharp

Courts/Police/Crime

Editors: Richard Martin, Joel Rubin

Staff Writers: Michael Finnegan (Federal Courts, Law Enforcement), Leila Miller, Matthew Ormseth, James Queally (D.A. and Criminal Courts), Kevin Rector (LAPD), Alene Tchekmedyian (L.A. County Sheriff’s Department), Richard Winton

Education

Editor: Stephanie Chavez

Staff Writers: Nina Agrawal (Higher Education, Community Colleges, Cal State System), Julia Barajas (General Assignment, K-12), Howard Blume (LAUSD), Paloma Esquivel, Melissa Gomez, Sonali Kohli, Laura Newberry, Teresa Watanabe (Higher Education)

Enterprise, State Bureaus

Editors: Steve Clow, Stuart Leavenworth

Staff Writers: Anita Chabria, Thomas Curwen (Narrative), Liam Dillon (Housing Affordability), Maura Dolan (San Francisco/State Supreme Court), Joe Mozingo (Enterprise), James Rainey (State Enterprise)

Environment

Editor: Monte Morin

Staff Writers: Tony Barboza (Air Quality), Bettina Boxall (Environment/Water), Louis Sahagún (Southern California Environment), Joseph Serna (Wildfires), Rosanna Xia (California Coast)

Science and Medicine

Editor: Karen Kaplan

Staff Writers: Melissa Healy, Amina Khan, Deborah Netburn

State Politics

Sacramento Bureau Chief: John Myers

California Politics Editor: Allison Wisk

Sacramento Bureau: Melody Gutierrez, Taryn Luna, Patrick McGreevy, George Skelton (Columnist), Phil Willon

Support

Department Administrator: Carlos Santana

Design

Creative Director: Amy King

Deputy Directors: Steven Banks, Allison Hong

Art Directors: An Amlotte, James Brooks, Jason Clark, Jade Cuevas, Micah Fluellen, Tim Hubbard, Martina Ibáñez-Baldor, Ross May, Jan Molen, Bakr Muhammad, Hamlet Nalbandyan, Van Nightingale, Judy Pryor, Elsie Ramos, Kay Scanlon, Jamie Sholberg, Nicole Vas

Editorial Administration and Finance

Assistant Managing Editor, Administration: John Canalis

Director of News Development: Tracy Boucher

Department Administrators: Elsa Luna, Marilyn Ruiz, Carlos Santana, Tiffany Torres, Elena Villanueva

Editorial Assistants: Kailyn Brown, Victoria Hernandez, Julissa James, Diego Medrano

Finance: Bill McElhaney

Rights and Permissions

Analyst, Rights and Permissions: Ralph Drew

Editorial Library

Director: Cary Schneider

News Researchers: Julia Franco, Scott Wilson

Night Archiving Supervisor: Valerie Hood

Archivists: Jennifer Arcand, James Kim

Editorial Page / Opinion

Editor of the Editorial Page: Sewell Chan

Op-Ed and Sunday Opinion Editor: Terry Tang

Deputy Editorial Page Editor: Jon Healey

Associate Editor and Op-Ed Columnist: Nicholas Goldberg

Deputy Op-Ed Editor: Susan Brenneman

Assistant Op-Ed Editors Valerie J. Nelson, Maret Orliss

Opinion Columnist: Robin Abcarian

Senior Editorial Writer: Michael McGough (D.C.)

Editorial Writers: Kerry Cavanaugh, Mariel Garza, Robert Greene, Carla Hall, Karin Klein, Scott Martelle

Letters Editor: Paul Thornton

Columnist: Patt Morrison

Senior Digital Editor: Matthew Fleischer

Metpro Journalist: Erin B. Logan

Administrative Assistant: Tiffany Torres

Entertainment and Arts

Deputy Managing Editor: Julia Turner

Deputy Editor, Arts and Entertainment: Alison Brower

Arts and Entertainment Editor: Laurie Ochoa

Arts and Culture Editor: Craig Nakano

Book Editor: Boris Kachka

Book Club Editor: Donna Wares

Company Town Editor: Richard Verrier

Entertainment News Editor: James Reed

The Envelope Editor: Elena Howe

Film Editor: Geoff Berkshire

Deputy Film Editor: Kevin Crust

Pop Music Editor: Craig Marks

Television Editor: Matt Brennan

Department Administrator: Elena Villanueva

Columnists and Critics

Art Critic: Christopher Knight

Arts and Urban Design Columnist: Carolina A. Miranda

Classical Music/Dance Critic: Mark Swed

Culture Columnist and Critic: Mary McNamara

Games, Immersive Entertainment Critic: Todd Martens

Film Critic: Justin Chang

Pop Music Critic: Mikael Wood

Television Critic: Lorraine Ali, Robert Lloyd

Theater Critic: Charles McNulty

Staff Writers

Art, Theater, Classical Music, Dance: Makeda Easter, Jessica Gelt, Deborah Vankin

Books, Publishing and Literary L.A.: Dorany Pineda

Entertainment News: Christi Carras, Christie D’Zurilla, Nardine Saad

Company Town: Stephen Battaglio, Ryan Faughnder, Meg James, Wendy Lee, Stacy Perman, Anousha Sakoui

Culture: Daniel Hernandez

The Envelope: Michael Ordoña, Glenn Whipp

Film: Amy Kaufman, Sonaiya Kelley, Mark Olsen, Josh Rottenberg, Jen Yamato

Pop Music: August Brown, Suzy Exposito, Randall Roberts

Television: Greg Braxton, Meredith Blake (N.Y.), Ashley Lee, Yvonne Villarreal

Web Producer/Writer: Jevon Phillips

Digital Editor: Tracy Brown

Television Listings Assistant Editor: Ed Stockly

Listings Coordinator: Matt Cooper

Food

Food Editor (Acting): Alice Short

Restaurant Critics: Bill Addison, Patricia Escárcega

Columnists: Ben Mims, Lucas Kwan Peterson

Senior Food Writer: Jenn Harris

Test Kitchen Coordinator: Julie Giuffrida

Legal

Vice President, Legal: Jeff Glasser

Senior Counsel: Cat-Uyen Vo

Executive Assistant: Liza Sheketoff

Lifestyle

Creative Director: Amy King

Features Editor: Ian Blair

Deputy Features Editors: Marques Harper, Rene Lynch

Deputy Fashion Editor/Senior Features Writer: Adam Tschorn

Assistant Editors: Mary Forgione, Anne Harnagel

Staff Writers: Lisa Boone, Arit John, Jeanette Marantos, Christopher Reynolds, Laura Zornosa

Department Administrator: Marilyn Ruiz

Los Angeles Times en Español

Home Page: Los Angeles Times en Español

Editorial Director: Alejandro Maciel

Digital Editor: Claudia Núñez

Sports Editors: Eduard Cauich, Jad El Reda

Entertainment Editor: Tommy Calle

Staff Writers: Sergio Burstein (Entertainment), Soudi Jimenez (Metro), Selene Rivera (Metro)

Graphic Design: Salvador Mancia

Multiplatform / Copy Desk

Assistant Managing Editor: Loree Matsui

Managers: Blake Hennon, John Penner, Ruthanne Salido, Tim Trepany

Leads: Rubaina Azhar, Minh Dang, Wendy Fawthrop, Lisa Horowitz, Marina Levario, Jared Servantez, Paul Ybarrondo

Editors: Dave Bennett, David Bowman, Dawn Burkes, Jim Buzinski, Jim Coleman, PK Daniel, Anne Elisabeth Dillon, Alison Dingeldein, Rachel Dunn, Steve Eames, Sam-Omar Hall, Steve Horn, Carolyn Horwitz, Amy Hubbard, Angela Jamison, Kevin Leung, Nick Leyva, Gerard Lim, Lynn Meersman, Daryl Miller, Marc Olson, Tara Paniogue, Don Ragland, Dwayne Rogers, Lee Rogers, Evita Timmons, Matt Tustison, Kevin Ueda, Andre Vergara, Susan Worrell, Curtis Zupke

National Politics

Senior Editor: Millie Quan

Washington Bureau Chief: Kimbriell Kelly

Assistant Editor: Rebecca Bryant

Staff Writers: Mark Z. Barabak, Tyrone Beason, Michael Finnegan, Evan Halper (D.C.), Janet Hook (D.C.), Melanie Mason, Seema Mehta, Matt Pearce

News Desk

Acting Editor: Lora Victorio

Deputy Editors, Digital: Henry Chu, Dan Watson

Assistant Editor: Jessica Perez

Digital Editors: Victor Barajas, Kelly Corrigan, Agnus Dei Farrant, Denise Florez, Sameea Kamal, Courtney Lewis, Dave Lewis, Jessica Martinez, Christian Orozco, Brian Park, Matt Wilhalme

Newsletters

Newsletter Editor: Scott Sandell

Newsletter Strategy Editor: Sam Schulz

Multiplatform Editor: Laura Blasey

News Operations

Executive News Editor: James Angius

Technology Editors: David Campbell, Diana Shantic, Katrina Ten

News Tools and Project Management

Director of News Tools and Project Management: Brittany Hite

Assistant Editor: Daniel Gaines

Obituaries

Editor: Steve Marble

Podcasts

Executive Producer: Abbie Fentress Swanson

Producer: Shannon Lin

Music Composer: Andrew Eapen

Readers' Representative Office

If you believe we have made an error, or you have questions about journalistic standards and practices, our readers’ representative can be reached at readers.representative@latimes.com or (877) 544-4000.

Readers’ Representative: J.T. Cramer

Sports

Executive Sports Editor: Christian Stone

Assistant Sports Editors: Athan Atsales, Dan Loumena, Steve Henson, Houston Mitchell, Hans Tesselaar

Baseball: Jorge Castillo (Dodgers), Maria Torres (Angels)

Basketball: Andrew Greif (Clippers), Broderick Turner (Lakers, Clippers), Dan Woike (Lakers)

Colleges: Ben Bolch (UCLA), Ryan Kartje (USC), Thuc Nhi Nguyen

Columnists: Helene Elliott, LZ Granderson, Dylan Hernandez, Bill Plaschke, Eric Sondheimer (High School Sports)

Enterprise/General Assignment/Opinion: Mike DiGiovanna, Nathan Fenno, J. Brady McCollough, David Wharton

Football: Sam Farmer (NFL), Gary Klein (L.A. Rams), Jeff Miller (L.A. Chargers), Emmanuel Morgan (NFL)

Hockey: Jack Harris

Horse Racing: John Cherwa

Soccer: Kevin Baxter (Galaxy, LAFC, International)

Sports Business: Bill Shaikin

Web Producers/Writers: Eduardo Gonzalez, Austin Knoblauch, Chuck Schilken

Agate Coordinator: Eric Maddy

Editorial Coordinator: John Scheibe

Times Community News

Daily Pilot | TimesOC

City Editor and Sports Editor: David Carrillo Peñaloza

Deputy Editor: Erik Haugli

Staff Writers: Ben Brazil (Features), Sara Cardine, Vera Castaneda, Lilly Nguyen (Laguna Beach)

Sports Staff Writers: Matthew Szabo, Andrew Turner

Photographers: Kevin Chang, Don Leach, Raul Roa, Scott Smeltzer

Copy Editor/Page Designers: Alicia Lopez, Dennis Brosterhous, Greg Diaz

Admin: Vilma Hidalgo-Cruz

Top Stories / Column One / Special Projects / Investigations

Senior Editor: Sue Horton

Senior Editor, A1 and Top Stories: Mary Ann Meek

Senior Editor, Investigations: Jack Leonard

Deputy Editor, Investigations: Carla Rivera

Column One Editors: Mitchell Landsberg, Steve Padilla

Weekend Editor: Ashley Dunn

Special Projects: Angel Rodriguez

Tribune News Service / Los Angeles

News Editors: Denise Bennett, Katie Foran-McHale, Phil Goldberg, Carlos Selva

Photography Editor: Timothy Schnupp

Utility Journalism

Deputy Editor: Matt Ballinger

Assistant Editors: Jessica Roy, Ada Tseng

Visual Journalism / Photography and Video

Deputy Editor, Project Management and Transformation: John McCutchen

Directors of Photography: Mary Cooney (Multimedia, Projects, National, Foreign), Calvin Hom (California, Sports, Features, Business, Entertainment)

Deputy Editors: Andrew Gombert, Kate Kuo, Robert St. John

Photo Editors: Jerome Adamstein (Business), Calvin Alagot (Image, Home, Health, Travel), Taylor Arthur (Calendar, Envelope), Keith Bedford (News), Sammy Jo Hester (Sports), Kate Kuo (Food), Ken Kwok (Sunday Calendar, Envelope), Marc Martin (Assignments), Kirk McKoy (D.C.)

Department Manager: Robbin Goddard

Technology/Multimedia Systems: Jason Neubert

Photo Systems: David Muronaka

Photo Specialist: Joseph Binoya

Photographers: Jason Armond, Jay L. Clendenin, Carolyn Cole, Myung Chun, Gary Coronado, Ricardo DeAratanha, Gina Ferazzi, Robert Gauthier, Christina House, Irfan Khan, Dania Maxwell, Mel Melcon, Genaro Molina, Kent Nishimura, Francine Orr, Allen J. Schaben, Al Seib, Luis Sinco, Wally Skalij, Mariah Tauger, Brian van der Brug, Marcus Yam (Foreign Correspondent)

Department Administrator: Elsa Luna

TV AND VIDEO

Senior Directors, Video: Maggie Beidelman, Erik Himmelsbach-Weinstein, Robert Meeks

Video Journalists/Editors: Jeff Amlotte, Cami Buckman, Jessica Q. Chen, Claire Hannah Collins, Yadira Flores, Lauren Flynn, Lara Hochuli, Albert Brave Tiger Lee, J.R. Lizarraga, Cody Long, Jackeline Luna, Vesta Partovi, Mark E. Potts, Steve Saldivar, Patrick Steward, Nani Sahra Walker (Producer, Immersive)

Washington, D.C.

Bureau Chief: Kimbriell Kelly

Editors: Jackie Calmes, Edmund Sanders

Columnist: Doyle McManus

Senior Washington Correspondent: David Lauter

Staff Writers: Noah Bierman, David S. Cloud, Jennifer Haberkorn, Evan Halper, Janet Hook, Don Lee, Chris Megerian, Molly O’Toole, Anna M. Phillips, David G. Savage, Eli Stokols, Del Quentin Wilber, Tracy Wilkinson, Sarah D. Wire (California Delegation), Jie Jenny Zou

Department Administrator: Dina White

World and Nation

World and Nation Editor: Jeffrey Fleishman

Assistant Editors: Paul Feldman, Efrain Hernandez Jr., Michael Ottey, Alan Zarembo

Staff Writers: Emily Baumgaertner, Melissa Etehad, Priscella Vega

Foreign Staff, Bureaus

Global Affairs Writer (D.C.): Laura King

Beijing: Alice Su

Beirut: Nabih Bulos

Mexico City: Kate Linthicum, Patrick J. McDonnell

Seoul: Victoria Kim, Marcus Yam

Singapore: Shashank Bengali, David Pierson

National Staff, Bureaus

Atlanta: Jenny Jarvie

Houston: Molly Hennessy-Fiske

Los Angeles: Jaweed Kaleem, Kurtis Lee

Seattle: Richard Read