Kristin Roberts to Vice President/News at McClatchy

Kristin Roberts
Kristin Roberts

Kristin Roberts began this week as vice president of News for Sacramento-based McClatchy, The Sacramento Bee reports.

Roberts had been one of four regional editors and will continue to be based in Miami. She will have oversight of the company’s 30 newsrooms across 14 states, its corporate news operations and McClatchy Studios, which produces documentaries.

Before joining McClatchy in 2017, Roberts had been national editor at Politico, where she guided coverage of the 2016 presidential race, and had served as managing editor at National Journal.