Michael Connelly, best-selling crime fiction novelist and former Sun-Sentinel reporter
Tom Fiedler, dean of the College of Communication, Boston University; former executive editor, The Miami Herald
Lisa Gibbs – Senior writer at MONEY magazine and former executive business editor of The Miami Herald.
Brant Houston – Knight Chair in Investigative and Enterprise Reporting at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; former executive director of Investigative Reporters and Editors
Tom Julin, chair of the Florida Bar Media and Communications Law Committee; law partner at Hunton & Williams in Miami.
James Savage, former investigations editor, The Miami Herald
Sam Terilli, assistant professor of journalism at the University of Miami; law partner at Ford & Harrison in Miami; former general counsel for The Miami Herald Publishing Company
Mark Young, former Broward bureau manager for WFOR/CBS4 News