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New York Times Puts David Firestone on Editorial Board

new-york-times-logo04302010.jpgThe New York Times has placed David Firestone on its editorial board, according to a memo from editorial page editor Andrew Rosenthal published by Romenesko.

Firestone — who has been a deputy national editor, national correspondent and Queens bureau chief, among other things — replaces Adam Cohen, who will soon be teaching at Yale Law School. News of Cohen’s departure emerged in early March.

You can read the full memo here.

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