Will Sullivan

Director of Mobile, Broadcasting Board of Governors; 2010-2011 Reynolds Fellow, Reynolds Journalism Institute

Will Sullivan is the director of mobile for the Broadcasting Board of Governors, leading strategy, product design and development for news, information and language training resources for an audience of 206 million people weekly in more than 100 countries and 61 languages. He was previously the director of mobile news for Lee Enterprises, a 2010-2011 Reynolds Fellow at the Reynolds Journalism Institute and interactive director of The St. Louis Post-Dispatch. He was the youngest elected member of the Online News Association's board of directors and served as the board secretary. In 2012, he was selected by Editor and Publisher magazine as one of the "25 under 35" innovative young media leaders.

His work has won more than a dozen awards from organizations including the Online News Association, Society for News Design and National Press Photographer Association. Projects he's worked on have twice been declared finalists for the Pulitzer Prize and twice been named to Editor and Publisher's annual list of "10 That Do It Right." Most recently, the Voice of America news application he created was selected as a finalist by the Global System for Mobile Communications Association (GSMA) for best mobile publishing platform in the 2014 Global Mobile Awards. 


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