Josh Stearns

Journalism and Public Media Campaign Director for Free Press

Josh develops online and offline strategy, outreach and organizing efforts for Free Press. He has published numerous reports on press freedom, journalism, media consolidation and public media, and speaks regularly about community engagement, activism and the future of journalism. He also directs the Free Press internship and fellowship program.

Before joining Free Press, Josh coordinated policy and communications efforts for service-learning and higher education organizations. He holds a B.A. in English from St. Lawrence University and an M.A. in American studies from UMass Amherst.

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People + Policy

= Positive Change for the Public Good

people + policy = Positive Change for the Public Good