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Barry Smith

Barry Smith

Editor

Barry Smith has been the senior editor at Reno Hotline since 2018. A two-decade veteran of journalism, Barry ’s work has appeared in the NPR, Examiner, The Sun and numerous other publications. He is a member of the United Media Guild.

Annie Johnson

Annie Johnson

Editor

Annie Johnson is Reno Hotline's senior journalist covering federal politics. She has previously wrote for NPR and is a regular contributor to Medium. Mary graduated from the University of Nevda's journalism school with distinction in 2014.

Sarah Wilson

Sarah Wilson

Reporter

Sarah Wilson is an associate editor for Reno Hotline, focused on viral/trending stories. Before joining our team, her print and digital work appeared in Vice, NPR the Gauntlet and many others. She has a master of journalism from the the University Of Nevada. She is based in Reno, and can be reached via her email or our contact form.

Megan Evans

Megan Evans

Reporter

Megan Evans is a reporter at Reno Hotline, focusing on politics, the justice system, immigration, and everything in between. She is based in Reno , and previously was a reporter at the Daily's city hall bureau.

Austin Williams

Austin Williams

Editor

Austin Williams, senior editor at Reno Hotline, writes about politics and policy with a focus on climate advocacy. Austin previously at the New Republic and, and Self. Austin can be reached by email.