The Daily Iowan

2021-2022 Staff

Daily Iowan Managing Editor Caleb McCullough poses for a portrait on Sunday, March 7, 2021 at the DI newsroom.
Executive Editor

Caleb McCullough

(he/him/his) Caleb McCullough is the Executive Editor at The Daily Iowan. Caleb is a senior studying journalism and political science, with a minor in philosophy. Caleb has previously held positions at the DI as a news repor...

Rylee Wilson
Managing Editor

Rylee Wilson

(she/her/hers) Rylee Wilson is a Managing Editor at The Daily Iowan. She has previously worked as a news editor, news reporter, and politics reporter for the DI. She is a senior at the University of Iowa studying journalism a...

Josie Fischels
Managing Editor

Josie Fischels

(she/her/hers) Josie Fischels is a Managing Editor at The Daily Iowan. Josie is a senior studying journalism and theater arts. She served as an arts editor her sophomore and junior years and worked as a news reporter her freshman ye...

Kelsey Harrell
Managing Digital Editor

Kelsey Harrell

(she/her/hers) Kelsey Harrell is the Managing Digital Editor at The Daily Iowan. She is a senior at the University of Iowa majoring in journalism and political science with a minor in theatre arts. This is her second year man...

Assistant Digital Editor

Molly Milder

(she/her/hers) Molly Milder is the Assistant Digital Editor at The Daily Iowan. She is a senior at the University of Iowa majoring in communication studies. During her junior year, Molly served as the assistant digital editor an...

Rachel Schilke
Senior Print Editor

Rachel Schilke

(she/her/hers) Rachel Schilke is the Senior Print Editor and one of the Projects Editors at The Daily Iowan. She is a senior at the University of Iowa majoring in journalism and international relations on the conflict and ...

Sabine Martin
News Editor

Sabine Martin

(she/her/hers) Sabine Martin is a News Editor at The Daily Iowan. She is a sophomore at the University of Iowa majoring in journalism and mass communication and international studies. She also is earning a minor in French. Sabi...

Eleanor Hildebrandt
News Editor

Eleanor Hildebrandt

(she/her/hers) Eleanor Hildebrandt is one of two News Editors at The Daily Iowan. She is a junior at the University of Iowa majoring in journalism and mass communication and global health studies. She also is earning a minor...

Natalie Dunlap
Politics Editor

Natalie Dunlap

(she/her/hers) Natalie Dunlap is the Politics Editor at The Daily Iowan. She previously worked as a news reporter covering lower education, a politics reporter, and a summer news editor.  She is a sophomore at the University...

Contributed
Opinions and Amplify Editor

Hannah Pinski

(she/her/hers) Hannah Pinski is the Opinions and Amplify Editor at The Daily Iowan. She is a junior majoring in journalism, political science, and music. Previously, she worked as an opinions columnist and designer before stepping i...

Arts Editor

Maddie Johnston

(she/her/hers) Maddie Johnston is one of the Arts Editors at The Daily Iowan. She is a senior at the University of Iowa majoring in journalism and international studies. This is her first year editing arts and culture content...

Arts Editor

Jenna Post

(she/her/hers) Jenna Post is one of the Arts Editors at The Daily Iowan. She is a senior at the University of Iowa majoring in journalism with a minor in anthropology. This is her first year as arts editor for the DI. Dur...

Austin Hanson/Contributed
Sports Editor

Austin Hanson

(he/him/his) Austin Hanson is the Sports Editor at The Daily Iowan. He is a senior at the University of Iowa studying journalism and mass communications as well as sport and recreation management. Since joining the DI staff in t...

Assistant Sports Editor

Chloe Peterson

(she/her/hers) Chloe Peterson is the Assistant Sports Editor at The Daily Iowan. She is a junior at the University of Iowa studying journalism and sports studies with a minor in Spanish. Previously, she was a sports reporter...

Robert Read
Pregame Editor

Robert Read

(he/him/his) Robert Read is entering his second year as the Pregame Editor at The Daily Iowan. He is a senior at the University of Iowa studying journalism and sport studies. As a freshman, he worked as a sports reporter before...

Photo Editor

Jerod Ringwald

(he/him/his) Jerod Ringwald is the Photo Editor at The Daily Iowan. He is a junior at the University of Iowa majoring in journalism and cinema. This is his first year being a photo editor at the DI. During his sophomore year,...

Photo Editor

Grace Smith

(she/her/hers) Grace Smith is the Photo Editor at The Daily Iowan. Grace is a sophomore studying cinema and journalism and mass communications. During her freshman year, she worked as a photojournalist and videographer at the DI....

Jenna Galligan
Films Editor/Documentary Director

Jenna Galligan

(she/her/hers) Jenna Galligan is the Films Editor and Documentary Director at The Daily Iowan. She is a senior at the University of Iowa majoring in journalism and cinema with a minor in anthropology. This is her fourth year...

DITV News Director

Elisabeth Neruda

(she/her/hers) Elisabeth Neruda is the News Director for DITV. She is a senior studying journalism and mass communication as well as political science. In her two years at The Daily Iowan, she has worked in many different capac...

DITV Assistant News Director

Julia Richards

(she/her/hers) Julia Richards is the Assistant News Director at DITV. She is a junior at the University of Iowa double majoring in journalism and sport studies. In her first year at DITV, she worked as a sports reporter covering...

DITV Sports Director

Destinee Cook

(she/her/hers) Destinee Cook is the DITV Sports Director at The Daily Iowan. She is a senior at The University of Iowa majoring in journalism and earning a certificate in event management. This is her second year at the DI. D...

Katie Ann McCarver
Copy Editor

Katie Ann McCarver

(she/her/hers) Katie Ann McCarver is a Copy Editor at The Daily Iowan. She is a senior at the University of Iowa double majoring in journalism and creative writing. This is her second year as a copy editor for the DI. During he...

Lauren White
News Reporter

Lauren White

Lauren White is a Politics Reporter at The Daily Iowan. She studies Journalism and Mass Communications and Political Science at the university....