Jeff Stein is the White House economics reporter for The Washington Post. He also founded the Ithaca Voice, a local news nonprofit in Ithaca, NY. He also covered crime as a reporter for The Post-Standard | Syracuse.com. 

Stein is supporting Central Current because he’s excited to help it grow into a thriving, independent newsroom that provides Syracuse and Central New York with the journalism it deserves. Stein’s experience is especially suited for helping Central Current’s editorial staff produce ambitious reporting that holds local officials accountable. He is also contributing to the Central Current’s efforts to create a strong membership base of secure reader sponsorships.

Eric Persons

Eric Persons is an independent consultant. He helped the Central Current, Inc. founders launch the nonprofit.