Addie M. Rimmer was associate professor of professional practice at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. She was the deputy managing editor for news at the Detroit Free Press. She previously was the executive editor and vice president of the Daily Camera in Boulder, Colo.; editor and vice president of The News in Boca Raton, Fla.; assistant managing editor and deputy features editor of the Press-Telegram in Long Beach, California; assistant professor of journalism at the University of Arizona in Tucson and held several positions at The Wall Street Journal in New York; a copy editor at The Miami Herald and was a reporter at a financial wire service. She has a B.A. from the City College of New York and a M.S. from Columbia’s Graduate School of Journalism. She is a doctoral student in adult learning and leadership at Teachers College, Columbia University.