Friday, October 31, 2003
Panelist: Don Flores, Editor and Vice President, El Paso Times
“Hispanic Presence in the Newsrooms: Why Should It Matter?”
Mr. Flores is recognized as one of the 100 Most Influential Hispanics in the United States. In his position with the El Paso Times and through his proactive leadership of several national organizations, he empowers other journalists and news professionals of color. He was the president and publisher of the Iowa City Press-Citizen and currently serves on the Texas State University Board of Regents. He recently received the highly coveted Robert G. McGruder Award for Diversity Leadership and serves as the vice president of the Freedom of Information Foundation.
Story by John Lamb published 10/31/2003 07:54:00 AM