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Our Staff

These are the dedicated people who make MinnPost happen.

  • Andrew Putz

    Andrew Putz is the editor of MinnPost.

  • Susan Albright

    Susan Albright is MinnPost’s managing editor. Among her responsibilities are the supervision of Community Voices; education, health, environment and arts coverage; Greater Minnesota news.

  • Corey Anderson

    Creative Director Corey Anderson manages daily site production, coordinates photography and art, and is the heart and soul of MinnPost’s visual brand.

  • Tom Nehil

    Tom Nehil is MinnPost’s news editor.

  • Peter Callaghan

    Peter Callaghan covers state government for MinnPost. Follow him on Twitter or email him at pcallaghan(at)minnpost(dot)com.

  • Erin Hinrichs

    Erin Hinrichs is MinnPost’s education reporter. She can be reached at, and you can follow her on twitter at @Erin_Hinrichs.

  • Greta Kaul

    Greta Kaul is MinnPost’s data reporter. She can be reached at

  • Walker Orenstein

    Walker Orenstein

    Walker Orenstein reports on the state Legislature for MinnPost, with a particular focus on covering issues affecting Greater Minnesota. He can be reached at, and you can follow him on Twitter at @walkerorenstein.

  • Gabe Schneider

    Gabe Schneider

    Gabe Schneider is MinnPost’s Washington correspondent. Before joining MinnPost, he served as a reporting fellow for the nonprofit Texas Tribune, and he has written for The Columbia Journalism Review, Vox, Los Angeles Magazine, and more.

  • Eric Black

    Veteran journalist Eric Black writes Eric Black Ink for MinnPost. His latest award is from the Society of Professional Journalists, which in May 2017 announced he’d won the national Sigma Delta Chi Award for online column writing.

  • Brian Lambert

    Longtime Twin Cities journalist Brian Lambert writes The Glean for MinnPost. He also blogs with Joe Loveland at Wry Wing Politics.

  • Ron Meador

    Ron Meador is a veteran journalist whose last decade in a 25-year stint at the Star Tribune involved writing editorials and columns with environment, energy and science subjects as his major concentration.

  • Pamela Espeland

    Pamela Espeland writes the Artscape column for MinnPost. She also writes for the Star Tribune, NPR and, blogs at, and is an Art Hound for Minnesota Public Radio. She can be reached at

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    Susan Perry

    Susan Perry writes Second Opinion for MinnPost, covering consumer health. She has written several health-related books, and her articles have appeared in a wide variety of publications.

  • Andy Steiner

    Andy Steiner is a Twin Cities-based writer and editor. Before becoming a full-time freelancer, she worked as senior editor at Utne Reader and editor of the Minnesota Women’s Press.

  • Jonathan Stegall

    Jonathan is a user experience engineer at MinnPost, focused on understanding and improving the user experience, design, and code on

  • Tanner Curl

    Tanner Curl is MinnPost’s executive director. He oversees the organization’s management, strategy and revenue development.

  • Allie Moen Wagstrom

    Allie Moen Wagstrom

    Allie Moen Wagstrom is MinnPost’s Director of Finance and Operations. She oversees finance, budgeting, accounting, human resources, and operations for the organization.

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    Caroline Schwenz

    Caroline Schwenz is MinnPost’s Audience Engagement and Development Manager. She is responsible for defining MinnPost’s audience development strategy, overseeing its successful implementation, and leading MinnPost’s efforts to assess its work’s reach and impact.

  • Laura Lindsay

    Laura is MinnPost’s Membership Manager. She’s been at MinnPost since 2016.

  • Brian Perry

    Brian is the Director of Advertising Operations where he handles all technical advertising elements as well as manages all network sales. He also works with the sales team to develop new sales strategies and online products.

  • Suzanne Childs

    Suzanne Childs

    Suzanne is the Advertising and Sponsorship Sales Manager for She can be reached at

  • Joel Kramer

    Joel Kramer is the co-founder of MinnPost, where he served as editor and CEO from 2007 to 2016. He is a former editor and publisher of the Minneapolis Star Tribune.

  • Laurie Kramer

    Laurie Kramer is MinnPost’s co-founder. These days, she devotes her MinnPost volunteer time to producing MinnRoast, chairing the Development Committee and serving on the Board.