John Canalis is the executive editor of Los Angeles Times Community News, which produces TimesOC, the Daily Pilot, the La Canada Valley Sun, the Burbank Leader and the Glendale News Press. John previously worked in reporting and editing roles at the Long Beach Press-Telegram, the Orange County Register and The Times. He also teaches college journalism classes in Orange and Los Angeles counties. John has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Cal State Long Beach and an MBA from Pepperdine University. O.C. office: (714) 966-4607. L.A. office: (818) 637-3234.