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Matthew Watkins named Texas Tribune’s next editor-in-chief, succeeding Sewell Chan

Watkins, a nine-year veteran of the Tribune, takes over as Chan becomes executive editor of Columbia Journalism Review.

Matthew Watkins will be the The Texas Tribune’s editor in chief starting on Sept. 9.

Matthew Watkins, managing editor for news and politics, and Sewell Chan, editor in chief, discuss ongoing Tribune projects at the office on June 25.
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