The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Kevin Riley is the Editor of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, a position he was named to in January 2011. Kevin is a long-time employee of Cox Enterprises, which owns the Journal-Constitution. He started his career in 1983 at the Dayton Daily News in Ohio while a student at the University of Dayton. During his time in Ohio, Kevin had many roles for Cox, including Editor-in-Chief of Cox’s four daily Ohio newspapers, publisher of the Springfield News-Sun and general manager for the Ohio online operations. During his time in Atlanta, he has led a rejuvenation of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution with an emphasis on investigative and watchdog journalism. He is currently deeply engaged in the AJC’s transformation in the digital age, as the newspaper serves an ever-growing digital audience with new and innovative approaches to journalism.
His other activities and affiliations: Member of American Society of News Editors, Member of the Board of Trust of the University of Georgia’s Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, Member of board of directors for the Empty Stocking Fund.