Board Members

International Society of Weekly Newspaper Editors Officers




Steve Ranson

Fallon, Nevada

Term expires: July 2018



Vice President

Marcia Martinek

Herald Democrat

Leadville, Colorado

Term expires: July 2018



Executive Director

Dr. Chad Stebbins

Institute of International Studies

Missouri Southern State Univ.

Joplin, Missouri

Term expires: Indefinite


Board of Directors:



Bob Yeates

Bainsdale Advertiser

Bainsdale, Victoria, Australia

Term expires:  June 2020



Dr. Deborah Givens

Assistant Professor of Journalism

Eastern Kentucky University

Term expires:  July 2018



Mike Buffington

Main Street Newspapers

Jefferson, Georgia

Term expires:  June 2019



Jan Haupt

Lodi, Wisconsin

Term expires:  June 2019



Andy Schotz

Frederick, Maryland

Term expires:  June 2020



Seat to be filled July 2018


Immediate Past President:



Dr. David Gordon

Professor Emeritus

Univ. of Wisconsin - Eau Claire