LA Times Names Megan Garvey Assistant Managing Editor for Digital

Los Angeles Times editor-in-chief Davan Maharaj announced Wednesday the promotion of Megan Garvey to assistant managing editor for digital. Garvey has been with the LA Times since 1998.

From the newsroom memo:

She will be responsible for the selection and display of news and features on latimes.com. More broadly, she will work with journalists across the newsroom to find the most effective ways to present our journalism and connect with readers online.

With Megan’s new assignment, Tenny Tatusian will become mobile editor, overseeing the presentation of our content on portable devices, an increasingly important aspect of our operation.

Garvey will be in charge of the LA Times website and data team. She will report to Jimmy Orr, the managing editor of digital.