Mike Reilley, the Cronkite News director of digital production and professor of practice at Arizona State’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism, has spent more than a decade teaching digital fundamentals to college journalists. His students work for ESPN, Sports Illustrated, the Washington Post, Arizona Republic, The Associated Press, Miami Herald, Chicago Tribune, NBC News, The Food Network, Variety, Hearst Television and GateHouse Media. A former LA Times reporter and Chicago Tribune web editor, he founded and editsThe Journalist’s Toolbox research site for SPJ, and serves on the SPJ board of directors. He previously wrote about data journalism for Education Shift. Tweet him @journtoolbox.
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