A management re-org at NPR seems to have offered up some new positions and a shifting management structure:
Ellen McDonnell will be Executive Director of News Programming.
Dick Meyer, currently editorial director of NPR Digital, will become executive editor for NPR News.
David Sweeney is assuming the position of Managing Editor.
Brian Duffy’s new title is Director of Enterprise and Planning.
Stu Seidel is moving from supervising senior editor to deputy managing editor and will run the News Desk being launched June 1.
For more info on the new structure, positions and soon-to-launch NPR News Desk, visit PRPD for the memo sent by NPR Senior VP for News Ellen Weiss.