Time just promoted one staffer and added three. Below are the highlights, followed by a memo announcing the changes, from Time’s managing editor Nancy Gibbs, and Time.com’s managing editor, Edward Felsenthal.
- Kelly Conniff has been promoted to special projects editor, overseeing long-term packages and lists. She joined Time two years ago as social media editor.
- Laura Hibbard has been named audience engagement editor, a new role at Time. She comes to the magazine from The Huffington Post.
- Michael Lester has been named associate video producer. He was most recently video editor for Talking Points Memo.
- Sarah Begley has been named digital operations editor. She most recently worked at The Daily Beast.