Announcement from Editorial Video Director Micah Gelman,  Deputy Video Director Phoebe Connelly and Universal News Desk Senior Producer Deirdra O’Regan:

The video department is excited to announce that Blair Guild is joining The Post as a breaking news and viral video editor.

Blair comes to us from CBS News, where she was an associate video producer and politics reporter. In that role, Blair wrote daily politics stories to pair with video and produced original politics videos. She also helped produce a weekly podcast called “The Takeout.”

Blair is a graduate of The School of Media and Public Affairs at George Washington University. During her time as an undergraduate, Blair was a politics fellow for HuffPost Politics, an intern for both ABC’s “This Week” and NBC’s “Meet the Press,” and video editor for “The GW Hatchet.”

Blair is a native of Hopkinton, Massachusetts. She starts September 24.