richarda hughes

editorial page editor, (Salem, Ore.) Statesman Journal
.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | (503) 399-6727

Fellow for Best Practices: Editorial/Commentary in Cyberspace

richarda hughes is editorial page editor at the (Salem, Ore.) Statesman Journal, concurrently serving as newsroom trainer and weekly columnist. He has also been opinion editor, editorial writer, city editor, night city editor, copy editor and reporter with regional, city and state/legislature beats during his 27 years at the Statesman Journal, which included a four-month loan of his skills to USA Today in 1986. Before employment with the Statesman Journal, Hughes was news editor, regional reporter and features reporter for the (McMinnville, Ore) News Register from 1976 to 1981. He earned money during high school and college as a proofreader and summer reporter at the (Twin Falls, Idaho) Times-News. The veteran journalist has won writing, photography and editing awards from Society of Professional Journalists, Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association, Best of the West, National Headliner Awards, Best of Gannett, National Newspaper Association and Education Writers Association, among others. Hughes is an alumnus of Linfield College where he majored in psychology and social anthropology.


All fields required.


[email protected] is now offering customized digital strategies training for news organizations that is designed to help leaders create versatile, innovative and collaborative cultures for the 21st Century. For more information please contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Leadership 3.0 Blog



Upcoming Seminars