Vice President, Operations
Mark Zieman has been Vice President, Operations since May 2011 and oversees all of McClatchy's local media markets and their digital and print operations.
He also has oversight of several key corporate divisions, including Advertising, Digital Revenue Development and Production.
Prior to his corporate appointment, Zieman served as president and publisher of The Kansas City Star, where he was also editor, managing editor, projects editor and an investigative reporter during his 25 years at the newspaper.
As a journalist, he wrote, edited or directed projects that won dozens of national awards, including a Pulitzer Prize. He started his journalism career in the Houston bureau of The Wall Street Journal in 1984. Zieman is a trustee of the William Allen White Foundation at the University of Kansas, his alma mater. He also has an MBA from Rockhurst University.