Carla Robinson joining PPIIN as editorial director

    Our friends at the Philadelphia Public Interest Information Network just announced that 20-year Philadelphia journalism veteran and non-profit native Carla Robinson has joined their ranks as editorial director.

    Her mission: “to educate, engage and empower the public around key issues,” according to PPIIN founding CEO Neil Budde.

    Robinson is known for creating Boundless Philadelphia, a web-based outdoor recreation resource for tourists and residents, and for the Philadelphia Daily News column Urban Warrior, which tried to solve problems raised by readers.

    PPIIN is a project of Temple University’s Center for Public Interest Journalism.

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