Audience editor in Sports Education: Stanford University, MA in Journalism; Florida International University, BS in Journalism.
Thomas Johnson is an embedded audience editor in Sports. He first joined The Post in 2014 as a summer intern, splitting time between the Sports section and the Audience team. He worked in Video for three years, first as a part of the social aggregation team and then as a hub video editor contributing to breaking news and 2016 election coverage. Before joining The Post, Thomas worked for the Miami Herald and then interned for ReCode while attending Stanford's Graduate Journalism program.
Honors & Awards:
Finalist in the Associated Press Sports Editors video contest, 2017
As tech YouTube continues to grow, and the traditional media shrinks in relative size and influence, it will be up to the next generation of YouTube reviewers to place the same value on editorial independence.