Our Team | Voice of San Diego

Our Team


CEO and Editor in Chief

Scott Lewis, CEO/Editor in Chief

Email: scott.lewis@voiceofsandiego.org
Phone: (619) 325-0527 (office) or (619) 701-6664 (cell)

Scott oversees Voice of San Diego’s operations, its website and daily functions. He also writes about local politics, where he frequently breaks news and goes back and forth with local political figures.

Julianne Markow, COO

Julianne Markow, Chief Operating Officer

Email: julianne@voiceofsandiego.org
Phone: (619) 550-5673

Julianne manages the business side of Voice, ensuring that the organization has the resources and support structures necessary for continued growth and success. She brings more than 25 years of corporate and not-for-profit management experience to VOSD.

Staff Writer

Andrew Keatts, Managing Editor, Projects and Investigations

Email: andrew.keatts@voiceofsandiego.org
Phone: (619) 325-0529

Andrew sees land use coverage as a way to make sense of the complex land-use decisions governments make while explaining how those decisions affect the daily lives of San Diegans.

Andrea Lopez-Villafaña, Managing Editor, Daily News

Email: andrea.lopez@voiceofsandiego.org
Phone: (619) 325-0526

Andrea oversees the production of daily news stories for Voice of San Diego. She welcomes conversations about San Diego’s communities and untold stories.


Erica Connell, Director of Philanthropy

Email: erica.connell@voiceofsandiego.org
Phone: (619) 550-5670

Erica Connell manages major giving, grants, and development planning at Voice of San Diego. She welcomes conversations about how you can further the outstanding work of Voice.

MacKenzie Elmer, Staff Writer

Email: mackenzie.elmer@voiceofsandiego.org
Phone: (515) 229-8589

MacKenzie writes about science, environment and energy for Voice of San Diego. Send her a tip, story idea or question.

Business Manager

Ana Gomez, Business Manager

Email: ana.gomez@voiceofsandiego.org
Phone: (619) 325-0525

Ana assists with the administrative and membership support of Voice, ensuring that all member questions and concerns are addressed. She brings over 12 years of experience in executive administration and not-for-profit experience to VOSD.

Staff Writer

Lisa Halverstadt, Staff Writer

Email: lisa.halverstadt@voiceofsandiego.org
Phone: (619) 325-0528

Lisa writes about San Diego city and county governments. She welcomes story tips and questions.

Assistant Digital Manager

Adriana Heldiz, Multimedia Producer

Email: adriana.heldiz@voiceofsandiego.org
Phone: (619) 550-5667

Adriana is a multimedia producer at Voice of San Diego. She takes photos, makes videos and helps manage the organization’s visual presence. Adriana can be reached at adriana.heldiz@voiceofsandiego.org.

Staff Writer

Will Huntsberry, Staff Writer

Email: will.huntsberry@voiceofsandiego.org
Phone: (619) 693-6249

Will Huntsberry is a reporter for Voice of San Diego. He writes about education, schools and children in San Diego County.

Digital Manager

Nate John, Digital Manager

Email: nate.john@voiceofsandiego.org
Phone: (619) 550-5667

Nate John is Voice of San Diego’s digital manager. He oversees the website, newsletters and podcasts.

Associate Editor

Jesse Marx, Associate Editor

Email: jesse.marx@voiceofsandiego.org
Phone: (619) 550-5663

Jesse is Voice of San Diego’s associate editor. He reports on the San Diego metro and oversees the internship program.

Ashley Rodriguez, Director of Development

Email: ashley.rodriguez@voiceofsandiego.org
Phone: (619) 550-5664

Ashley Rodriguez manages grants, advertising, events and community partnerships. She has a deep love for San Diego and is eager to partner with members of the community to highlight their work on Voice of San Diego.

Staff Writer

Maya Srikrishnan, Associate Editor

Email: maya.srikrishnan@voiceofsandiego.org
Phone: (619) 550-5671

Maya is Voice of San Diego’s Associate Editor of Civic Education. She reports on marginalized communities in San Diego and oversees Voice’s explanatory content that breaks down how local government works.

Engagement Editor

Megan Wood, Engagement Editor

Email: megan.wood@voiceofsandiego.org
Phone: (619) 550-5668

Megan is Voice of San Diego’s engagement editor. She is responsible for producing and overseeing content that extends the reach of the organization.