Friday, December 12, 2008
Ex-Merc editor to head LAT's state desk
John Hoeffel is the new state editor of the Los Angeles Times, supervising the paper's bureaus in San Francisco and San Diego and the paper's reporters on the Central Coast. Previously he was the Times' co-director of presidential campaign coverage. Hoeffel came to the Times in 2004 from the Mercury News, where he held jobs as government and politics editor, deputy city editor and national and foreign editor.
Posted by San Francisco Peninsula Press Club at 12:02 AM