Rhonda Prast, a Mizzou professor who previously served ad the Minneapolis Star-Tribune’s online editor, is the Star’s new managing editor for digital content, the paper reported Thursday.
As The Star’s digital editor, Prast will oversee the day-to-day content on The Star’s KansasCity.com website. She will work with newsroom departments to coordinate online breaking news and photo packages, develop social media content and oversee longer-term
She has also worked at the Miami Herald, Hartford Courant and Seattle Times. She has a BA in journalism from Arizona State and a master’s in photojournalism from MU.