General Management

Matt Davison

Matt Davison
President & Publisher

  •   208-465-8101
  •   mdavison@idahopress.com
  •   Matt Davison has been the President and Publisher of the Idaho Press-Tribune since Oct. 2010.
Rhonda McMurtrie

Rhonda McMurtrie
Finance Director

Angela Sammons

Angela Sammons
Sales Manager

Roger Stowell

Roger Stowell
Operations Director

Andi Gordon

Andi Gordon
Advertising Director

  •   208-465-8148
  •   agordon@idahopress.com
  •   Andi leads our digital and print advertising efforts. She has nearly two decades’ experience as a sales leader in the newspaper industry.

Newsroom

Holly Beech

Holly Beech
Managing Editor

  •   hbeech@idahopress.com
  •   @hollyabeech
  •   Holly Beech is the managing editor of the Idaho Press. She started with the paper in 2011 out of college, covering business before helping launch the Meridian Press weekly paper. Holly graduated from Northwest Nazarene University, where she studied journalism and Spanish. She loves most anything outdoors (Boise foothills are the best) and traveling.
Jeff Robinson

Jeff Robinson
Regional Editor

  •   jrobinson@postregister.com
  •   Jeff Robinson is a regional editor for Adams Publishing Group newspapers in Nampa and Idaho Falls. A native of Kellogg, and a longtime journalist, he has worked at newspapers in Lewiston, Pocatello and Idaho Falls and has also been an editor for newspapers in Iowa, Montana and Washington. He has worked at five daily newspapers now owned by APG.
Jeanne Huff

Jeanne Huff
Community Editor

  •   jhuff@idahopress.com
  •   @goodnewsgirl
  •   Jeanne Huff is a journalist, writer and poet. She has written business, technology and, most recently, feature stories and has done stints at Idaho Statesman and Idaho Business Review before coming on board at the Idaho Press. She loves to hear about people, places and things in the Treasure Valley and can't wait to see what happens next.
Betsy Russell

Betsy Russell
Boise Bureau Chief

  •   brussell@idahopress.com
  •   @betsyzrussell
  •   Betsy Z. Russell is the Boise bureau chief and state government and politics reporter for the Idaho Press, and writes the “Eye on Boise” blog (and has since 2004). She is the current president of the Idaho Press Club and is also president and a founding board member of Idahoans for Openness in Government (IDOG). She is a graduate of the University of California-Berkeley and holds a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University. She previously worked for nearly 27 years for The Spokesman-Review. She is married with two children and is an avid skier and windsurfer.
Ashley Miller

Ashley Miller
Digital Editor

  •   amiller@idahopress.com
  •   @aminboise
  •   Ashley is the Digital Editor for the Idaho Press. An Idaho native, Ashley is an alum of both the College of Idaho and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She previously worked at the Boise Weekly, WILL Radio, Smile Politely, and The Cabin literary arts center. When not writing, she can be found picking fights on Star Trek fan forums and listening to true crime podcasts.
Sydney Kidd

Sydney Kidd
Copy Editor

  •   208-954-2767
  •   skidd@idahopress.com
  •   @Sydd_kidd
  •   Sydney Kidd is a copy editor for the Idaho Press. She is a graduate of Utah State University and holds a degree in journalism. Previously, Kidd completed internships with Boise Weekly and Deseret News. A true Boise girl, she is happy to be working for a newspaper that serves the area she grew up in. In her free time, Kidd enjoys water and snow sports, discovering new food joints with her husband and occasionally running away to the ocean.
Greg Lee

Greg Lee
Sports Editor

  •   glee@idahopress.com
  •   @IPsportseditor
  •   Greg Lee is sports editor of a four-man staff. He oversees writers covering Boise State athletics, small college athletes and Treasure Valley high school athletics. He spent more than 33 years at The Spokesman-Review covering high school and college sports before joining the Idaho Press.
Blake Jones

Blake Jones
Reporter

  •   bjones@idahopress.com
  •   Blake Jones covers Meridian and Kuna for the Idaho Press and two of our weeklies, the Meridian Press and the Kuna Melba News. He grew up in Meridian and interned with the Idaho Press in 2018 while studying creative writing and political economy at The College of Idaho. In 2020, he started in a part-time role as the Kuna Melba News reporter. After finishing college that spring, he came on full time as reporter for the Meridian Press and Kuna Melba News. An uncoordinated Meridian native, he spends weekends in Idaho's forests crashing his mountain bike or snowboard, depending on the season.
Ryan Suppe

Ryan Suppe
Reporter

  •   Rsuppe@idahopress.com
  •   @salsuppe
  •   Ryan Suppe (pronounced 'Soup-ee') covers the city of Boise for the Idaho Press. Formerly, Ryan reported for the Kuna Melba News and Meridian Press, and was the business reporter for the Post Register in Idaho Falls. A Nevada native, he grew up in Las Vegas and attended the University of Nevada, Reno, graduating with degrees in journalism and philosophy. He enjoys listening to NPR, reading history, watching movies without superheroes, producing hyper-local journalism and playing golf. He welcomes news tips and feedback on his articles.
Rachel Spacek

Rachel Spacek
Reporter

  •   rspacek@idahopress.com
  •   @RachelSpacek
  •   Rachel Spacek covers Canyon County and Latino Affairs for the Idaho Press. She previously worked at the Las Vegas Review-Journal and was an intern at the Los Angeles Times. When she isn't working Rachel enjoys eating Mexican food with her compadres, reading books written by women of color and spending time outside.
Paul Schwedelson

Paul Schwedelson
Reporter

  •   208-465-8193
  •   pschwedelson@idahopress.com
  •   @pschweds
  •   Paul Schwedelson covers growth, Nampa and Caldwell for the Idaho Press. He previously worked at the Bozeman Daily Chronicle in Bozeman, Montana. He graduated from Syracuse University in 2017 with degrees in broadcast and digital journalism and psychology. Paul enjoys hanging out in hammocks, coffeeshops, cross-country skiing and curling.
Erin Sheridan

Erin Sheridan
Reporter

  •   esheridan@idahopress.com
  •   Erin Sheridan covers social justice in Ada and Canyon Counties for Idaho Press. She previously covered criminal justice and immigration at The Brownsville Herald, a local paper at the easternmost point on the U.S./Mexico border. She began her work in journalism photographing social movements across New York City for The Indypendent in Brooklyn, NY. When not reporting, Erin can be found gardening, watching documentaries, or dissecting human rights issues on her blog.
B.J. Rains

B.J. Rains
Sports Reporter

  •   brains@idahopress.com
  •   @bjrains
  •   B.J. Rains has covered Boise State athletics for the Idaho Press since 2013 and was named the NSMA Idaho Sportswriter of the Year in 2017 and 2018. He is a voter in the Associated Press Top 25 Men’s Basketball Poll and contributes to KBOI-TV as a Boise State insider. He also makes weekly appearances on KTIK radio.
John Wustrow

John Wustrow
Reporter

  •   jwustrow@idahopress.com
  •   @jwustrow
  •   John Wustrow has been a member of the Idaho Press sports staff since 2008. He covers College of Idaho and Northwest Nazarene athletics, the Idaho Steelheads, the Boise Hawks and also helps out on Boise State coverage. A Michigan native, he enjoys watching the University of Michigan and Detroit pro teams. To help cope with the constant disappointment of the Detroit Lions, he has been known to belt out a tune or two on the karaoke stage and is a member of a trivia team which has won multiple city league championships.
Jake King

Jake King
Photographer

  •   jking@idahopress.com
  •   @_Jake_King
  •   Jake King is a photojournalist covering anything and everything that happens in the Treasure Valley. As a Florida native and a recent graduate from the University of North Texas, Idaho weather is baffling to him. When he doesn't have a camera in his hands, Jake is either at home playing video games or out exploring this beautiful state, usually not far from a camera.
Bradley Guire

Bradley Guire
Production/News Print Manager

  •   bguire@idahopress.com
  •   @bradleyguire
  •   Bradley Guire fritters his life away playing with his dogs and watching Alabama football, Cubs baseball, superhero movies and shows and Doctor Who. In his spare time he is the News and Design Chief for the Idaho Press. He has worked as a reporter, editor, columnist, designer and general problem solver for newspapers since 2002.
Tess Fox

Tess Fox
City Editor

  •   tfox@idahopress.com
  •   Tess Fox is the city editor for the Idaho Press. She wrangles opinion submissions, edits stories and manages the production of the Kuna Melba News and the Meridian Press. In her free time, she can be found reading or rewatching "The Office."

General

Del Gray

Del Gray
Reporter

Office

General

Matt Davison

Matt Davison
President & Publisher

  •   208-465-8101
  •   mdavison@idahopress.com
  •   Matt Davison has been the President and Publisher of the Idaho Press-Tribune since Oct. 2010.
Holly Beech

Holly Beech
Managing Editor

Rhonda McMurtrie

Rhonda McMurtrie
Finance Director

Tess Fox

Tess Fox
City Editor

  •   tfox@idahopress.com
  •   Tess Fox is the city editor for the Idaho Press. She wrangles opinion submissions, edits stories and manages the production of the Kuna Melba News and the Meridian Press. In her free time, she can be found reading or rewatching "The Office."
Blake Jones

Blake Jones
Reporter

  •   bjones@idahopress.com
  •   Blake Jones covers Meridian and Kuna for the Idaho Press and two of our weeklies, the Meridian Press and the Kuna Melba News. He grew up in Meridian and interned with the Idaho Press in 2018 while studying creative writing and political economy at The College of Idaho. In 2020, he started in a part-time role as the Kuna Melba News reporter. After finishing college that spring, he came on full time as reporter for the Meridian Press and Kuna Melba News. An uncoordinated Meridian native, he spends weekends in Idaho's forests crashing his mountain bike or snowboard, depending on the season.

General

Matt Davison

Matt Davison
President & Publisher

  •   208-465-8101
  •   mdavison@idahopress.com
  •   Matt Davison has been the President and Publisher of the Idaho Press-Tribune since Oct. 2010.
Rhonda McMurtrie

Rhonda McMurtrie
Finance Director

Tess Fox

Tess Fox
City Editor

  •   tfox@idahopress.com
  •   Tess Fox is the city editor for the Idaho Press. She wrangles opinion submissions, edits stories and manages the production of the Kuna Melba News and the Meridian Press. In her free time, she can be found reading or rewatching "The Office."
Blake Jones

Blake Jones
Reporter

  •   bjones@idahopress.com
  •   Blake Jones covers Meridian and Kuna for the Idaho Press and two of our weeklies, the Meridian Press and the Kuna Melba News. He grew up in Meridian and interned with the Idaho Press in 2018 while studying creative writing and political economy at The College of Idaho. In 2020, he started in a part-time role as the Kuna Melba News reporter. After finishing college that spring, he came on full time as reporter for the Meridian Press and Kuna Melba News. An uncoordinated Meridian native, he spends weekends in Idaho's forests crashing his mountain bike or snowboard, depending on the season.

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