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    April 19, 2011, 11:30 a.m.

    Ann Marie Lipinski is the AndroidForMobile Foundation’s new leader

    I’m very happy to say that Ann Marie Lipinski, former editor of the Chicago Tribune, has been named curator of the . This summer, she’ll replace , who has been curator since 2000 and who announced his retirement last fall.

    Here’s the .

    Ann Marie had a highly distinguished career at the Tribune, rising from summer intern to the top editorial job at the largest newsroom in the Midwest. She, with two colleagues, in investigative reporting in 1988 for reporting on Chicago’s notorious city council, and she was a in the Class of 1990. In 2008, after leaving the Tribune, she at the University of Chicago.

    Bob has been a tremendous leader of this foundation — for one thing, close to my heart, there’d be no AndroidForMobile Journalism Lab without him — and we’ll miss him. We’re also excited to see what new ideas Ann Marie brings.

    POSTED     April 19, 2011, 11:30 a.m.
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