Ayan Mittra Assistant Managing Editor

Ayan Mittra joined the Tribune after working more than 10 years at The Dallas Morning News. He spent his first seven years there as a copy editor. In 2008, he moved to the political desk, supervising the daily presentations and working with reporters in the field. He then worked as a night city editor, supervising the coverage of late-breaking news. He was also on the editing team for the 2009 and 2011 legislative sessions. A native of Beaumont, Ayan graduated with a journalism degree from the University of Texas at Austin.

Recent Contributions

Livestream: Kel Seliger, John Smithee and "Four" Price

Watch live as Texas Tribune CEO and Editor-in-Chief Evan Smith interviews state Sen. Kel Seliger and state Reps. John Smithee and Walter "Four" Price at West Texas A&M University in Canyon. 

Watch live as Texas Tribune CEO and Editor-in-Chief Evan Smith interviews state Sen. Kel Seliger and state Reps. John Smithee and Walter "Four" Price at West Texas A&M University in Canyon. 

Livestream: Abbott Discusses Border Security

We're livestreaming gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott's address at an event in Dallas. He's scheduled to discuss border security, criminal justice and more. All throughout the 2014 election cycle, the Tribune will provide live video coverage from the campaign trail. 

We're livestreaming gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott's address at an event in Dallas. He's scheduled to discuss border security, criminal justice and more. All throughout the 2014 election cycle, the Tribune will provide live video coverage from the campaign trail.