Scripps Howard has announced that David Nielsen will be the new deputy bureau chief and managing editor of the company’s Washington bureau. He will play a role in both the Scripps Howard News Service and the multimedia-focused Scripps Media Center.
Nielsen was assistant managing editor at Scripps Howard News Service starting in 2007. Before that, he wrote about sports for Scripps for 13 years. He has covered four Olympic games for Scripps Howard. According to his bio, “He also remains on constant alert for sports-loving celebrities to participate in the annual Scripps Howard Celebrity Super Bowl Poll.”