Our team

Metrics for News is a project of the American Press Institute, a trusted, nonprofit center for advancing journalism.

Here are the API team members who work on this project.

Tom Rosenstiel

Tom Rosenstiel

API Executive Director

Tom has years of experience in content analysis and journalism, as the founder and former executive director of the Project for Excellence in Journalism and a longtime media critic and author.

Jeff Sonderman

Jeff Sonderman

API Deputy Director

Jeff works with partners on shaping content strategy decisions, digital strategies, and also is the developer and architect of the Metrics for News software.

Liz Worthington

Liz Worthington

API Content Strategy Program Manager

Liz oversees the operations of the program, working closely with partners on training and consulting for how to use Metrics for News data.

Mel Jones

Mel Jones

API Research Associate

Mel helps partners join the program, learn the software, and dig into the Metrics for News data.