Louisville Public Media Names New KyCIR Managing Editor

Louisville Public Media has selected Kate Howard to serve as managing editor of the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting. Howard joined KyCIR in 2016 as an investigative reporter specializing in higher education and government accountability. Her work has been the recipient of a national Investigative Reporters and Editors award and numerous state and regional awards. She has served as interim managing editor since February. “KyCIR’s team fills a crucial role in Kentucky — strong, in-depth watchdog journalism about issues that matter to Kentuckians,” Howard said.