Mandy Jenkins is General Manager of The Compass Experiment, a partnership between Google and McClatchy to explore sustainable business models for local news. Prior to her work with Compass, Mandy was a 2019 John S. Knight journalism fellow at Stanford University. She has served in leadership roles at Storyful and Digital First Media’s Project Thunderdome and has driven innovative digital journalism projects within The Huffington Post Politics,, The Cincinnati Enquirer and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Mandy is serving her second year as President of the Board of Directors for the Online News Association and is a former board member of the American Society of News Editors. She hails from Ohio and is a proud graduate of Kent State University.