Six apply for CNPA membership
Jimmy Boegle is publisher of the Cathedral City-based monthly, which he founded in 2012.
Vinh Hoang is publisher of the Westminster-based daily, founded in 1978.
Brian Ho is publisher of the San Jose-based twice-monthly, founded in 2008.
Nathaniel Barling is publisher of the San Francisco-based news outlet, founded in 2017.
Rhoda Shapiro is publisher of the news outlet, founded in 2018.
Until confirmation by the CNPA Board of Directors, the applicants are provisional members of CNPA and are eligible for all the benefits of membership.
In their applications, the publishers indicated their reasons for joining CNPA include helping to protect the interests of California news media at the State Capitol, entering the California Journalism Awards and utilizing CNPA’s free Legal Help Line.