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Burt Herman

Burt Herman is director of innovation projects for the Lenfest Institute for Journalism, parent organization of The Philadelphia Inquirer and Philly.com. Previously, he co-founded social storytelling platform Storify, and also co-founded Hacks/Hackers, the largest global grassroots movement of journalists and technologists. Burt previously reported for The Associated Press from around the world.

Burt was a 2009 John S. Knight journalism fellow at Stanford University, where he earlier graduated with bachelor's and master's degrees.