SUPPORT THIS INDEPENDENT JOURNALISM
The article you’re about to read is from our reporters doing their important work — investigating, researching, and writing their stories. We want to provide informative and inspirational stories that connect you to the people, issues and opportunities within our community. Journalism requires lots of resources. Today, our business model has been interrupted by the pandemic; the vast majority of our advertisers’ businesses have been impacted. That’s why the SC Times is now turning to you for financial support. Learn more about our new Insider’s program here. Thank you.

By Norb Garrett, owner and publisher of Picket Fence Media

Norb Garrett

We have a few exciting announcements to make regarding our editorial team at the San Clemente Times and Picket Fence Media.

First, it’s my pleasure to introduce our SC Times readers to Shawn Raymundo, the new City Editor for the SC Times. Many of you will recognize his name, as he’s been our City Editor for The Capistrano Dispatch for about the past year and has been a regular contributor to the SC Times. Shawn is taking over the San Clemente beat following the departure of Cari Hachmann, who has taken a communications job with an Orange County nonprofit group. We wish her all the best and thank her for her efforts.

Secondly, I’m proud to announce that we’ve promoted Lillian Boyd to the position of Picket Fence Media Senior Editor. Lillian is also the City Editor for the Dana Point Times, establishing herself as an award-winning reporter and powerful newsroom leader.

Shawn’s a terrific reporter and writer and was eager to step into the SC Times role once Cari announced her departure. He’ll benefit from having SC Times/Picket Fence Media Columnist Fred Swegles as a sounding board and partner as we navigate through some important issues such as homelessness, city elections, the San Onofre Nuclear Power Plant’s ongoing decommissioning, and much more.

Please join me in welcoming Shawn to San Clemente. He can be reached at sraymundo@picketfencemedia.com, and you can meet him in person at our weekly Coffee Chats held each Friday at 8 a.m. at the Dorothy Visser Senior Center.

Thanks for reading the SC Times.

BECOME AN INSIDER TODAY
Trustworthy, accurate and reliable local news stories are more important now than ever. Support our newsroom by making a contribution and becoming a subscribing member today.

About The Author Staff

comments (0)

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>