CNN Hires New Religion Editor

Last week Daniel Burke joined CNN as co-editor of the site’s Belief Blog. He comes to CNN from Religion News Service, where for the past seven years he covered everything from Amish funerals to the Zen of Steve Jobs. His work has appeared in WaPo, USA Today and NYT, and he has been recognized by the American Academy of Religion and the Religion Newswriters Association. He’s based out of the network’s DC bureau and reports to Meredith Artley, VP and managing editor of CNN Digital.