CNPA Executive Director Tom Newton has announced his plans to depart the organization. The CNPA Board of Directors will oversee a succession strategy.

Tom Newton
Tom Newton

Newton’s career with CNPA has spanned almost 30 years. He became staff attorney in April 1990, general counsel and legislative advocate in July 1991 and executive director in April 2011.

“CNPA has given me the opportunity to work with so many smart and wonderful people in support of newspapers and the big notions that make this country the greatest on Earth,” Newton said. “I have enjoyed every single day, even the most difficult ones, and I will miss all my friends at CNPA.”