I’m Bryan (a Hufflepuff

from Oklahoma currently

roaming Des Moines) who

edits, designs and writes.

I love NPR, The Golden Girls, 

The Great British Bake Off 

and adopting as many plants

as my apartment can fit.


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Editor and designer

Des Moines

2015 to now

Dow Jones News Fund intern: summer 2012

Plan, edit and design McClatchy’s Extra Extra — a daily digital newspaper available only to subscribers. Curate stories from McClatchy’s 29 newsrooms and D.C. political bureau to create a comprehensive national report. Write headlines and other display copy in a specific voice for a wide variety of journalism. Lead a team of five editors and designers.


Before being promoted in 2017, I was a digital editor for a local newspaper in the McClatchy network, The Tribune in San Luis Obispo, California. Edited breaking news (from wildfires to local elections to a Lady Gaga sighting), features and opinion.

The New York Times Editing Center

Designer and copy editor

Gainesville, Florida

2013 to 2015

Designed and edited the international weekly edition,

created the design style for NYT: Spending Well and edited

for the wire service. It was required to be an expert

on Associated Press style for a position on the wire service.