Steve Buttry

Grew up in the old school, learning and teaching in the new school

I'm director of community engagement and social media for Digital First Media and the Journal Register Co. I've been a reporter, editor, writing coach and community engagement director in eight newsrooms (most recent first):, Cedar Rapids Gazette, Omaha World-Herald, Des Moines Register, Minot (N.D.) Daily News, Kansas City Star and Times, Shenandoah (Iowa) Evening Sentinel. I was director of tailored programs for the American Press Institute.


Blog posts about digital journalism

Blog posts about social media

The business of news


Steve Buttry's career