Angela Connor is a multimedia journalist and community manager
with a passion for online communities and social media. She is the
Managing Editor of User-Generated Content at WRAL.com where she
launched and currently manages the top-rated news organization’s first
online community GOLO.com, which has grown
to more than 11,000 members in 18 months.
Angela’s news management experience spans broadcast, print and online news at
television stations and newspapers in Cleveland, Tampa, West
Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale. She writes the highly-read blog, Online
Community Strategist and is often requested to share her social media
insight and discuss the benefits of online communities at conferences
and organizational events.
Angela develops policies and best-practices for handling
user-generated content and driving user engagement, and serves on the
Digital Media Committee for the Society of Professional Journalists.
She lives in Holly Springs, NC with her husband and two young daughters.