Byron Dobson named Community Editor of Tallahassee Democrat



Tallahassee Democrat senior writer and newsroom veteran Byron Dobson has been named Community Editor of the newspaper and online news site, Editor William Hatfield announced Friday.

Among other duties, he will oversee the paper’s Opinion pages, relaunch an internship program for students at Florida A&M University’s School of Journalism & Graphic Communication and assist in editing local news.“For many longtime readers of the paper, Byron Dobson is the Tallahassee Democrat,” said Hatfield, who has been the top editor of the Democrat since 2015. “He’s one of the most thoughtful people I know, and there is no better person to inspire and prepare the next generation of journalists than Byron.”

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