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Akizuki

Dennis

Breaking news editor

(408) 920-5916

Almond

Elliott

Sports reporter, Olympics

(408) 920-5865

Arroyo

Rafael

Copy Editor

(925) 943-8150

Artz

Matthew

Oakland City Hall reporter

(925) 360-4105

Avalos

George

Economy

(925) 977-8477

Ball

Tim

Presentation Editor

(925) 943-8060

Barney

Chuck

TV Columnist

(925) 952-2685

Barnidge

Tom

Columnist

(925) 977-8591

Becker

Jon

Online AME, Bay Area News Group

(925) 977-8588

Belli

Dave

Asst. Sports Editor

(925) 977-8592

Bennett

Kathy

Editorial Assistant, Concord Transcript, Marinez/Pleasant Hill Record

(925) 943-8188

Borenstein

Dan

Editorial Writer/Columnist

(925) 943-8248

Brown

Daniel

Sports enterprise reporter

(408) 920-5000

Burrell

Jackie

Food Editor, Bay Area News Group

(925) 977-8568

Burt

Cecily

Metro City Editor, East Bay

(925) 943-8227

Butler

David J.

Editor and Vice President

(408) 920-5456

Cacho

Gieson

Video Game Columnist/News Desk

(925) 943-8313

Calefati

Jessica

Sacramento Bureau

(916) 441-2101

Cameron

Ross

Oakland Tribune Photographer

(510) 208-6444

Cant

Patrick

Editor/Production Desk

(925) 945-4770

Carey

Pete

Business reporter

(408) 920-5419

Casto

Karen

Assistant business editor

(408) 920-5924

Carvalho

Deborah

TV Times/Copy Editor

(925) 943-8239

Chavez

Ray

Oakland Tribune photographer

(510) 208-6472

Christie

Cindi

Valley Chief Photographer

(925) 847-2131

Chu

Anda

Fremont Photographer

(510) 353-7020

Chua

Kimberly

Director of web production

Clendaniel

Ed

Commentary page editor and editorial writer

(408) 920-5679

Coetsee

Rowena

Oakley city and Elementary Schools, Liberty High School District, Knightsen city and Schools, Bethel Island, East Contra Costa Fire District

(925) 779-7141

Conley

Mark

Assistant sports editor

(408) 920-5968

Crabb

Aric

Photographer

(510) 390-2354

Crowe

Kristen

Editor/Paginator

(925) 977-8441

Cuff

Dennis

Transportation, Environment, San Ramon

(925) 943-8267

Deloach

Joe

Sports Copy Editor

(925) 943-8122

De Benedetti

Chris

Fremont, Newark, San Leandro, Hayward

(510) 553-7011

Dempsey

Steven

East Bay Asst. Editor

(925) 943-8289

de Sa

Karen

Social services reporter

(408) 920-5781

Donaldson

Camille

News Research Librarian

(925) 943-8353

Drummond

Tammy

Columnist

(510) 208-6441

D'Souza

Karen

Arts & Theater writer

(408) 271-3772

Dufrene

Mark

Chief Photographer

(925) 952-5022

Dunlap

Paula

Weeklies Editor/Paginator

(925) 943-8173

Duran

Doug

Photographer

(925) 847-2131

Durham

Jeff

News Artist

(925) 943-8126

Durkin

Jimmy

Sports reporter

(510) 208-6457

Early

David E.

News reporter

(408) 920-5836

Emmons

Mark

News reporter

Fajardo

Jose

Photo Dept.

(925) 943-8358

Faraudo

Rafael

Cal Men's Basketball, Olympics

(925) 943-8037

Fields

Al

Associate Editor for News Production

(925) 945-4707

Fraley

Malaika

Alameda County Courts reporter

(925) 234-1684

Frankel

Mike

Metro editor

(408) 920-5746

Gafni

Matthias

Concord reporter

(925) 952-5026

Gardner

Carol

Weeklies Editor/Paginator

(925) 943-8214

Gatison

Cathie

Oakland Tribune Editorial Asst.

(510) 208-6451

Geracie

Bud

Executive Sports Editor

(408) 920-5389

Gensheimer

Jim

Photographer

(408) 920-5434

Gilmore

Sue

Classical Music/Books

(925) 977-8482

Gomez

Mark

Breaking news reporter

(408) 920-5354

Gonzales

Sandra

Night city editor

(408) 920-5794

Gotsill

Chris

News Design Chief

(925) 977-852

Grandstaff

Tiffany

ME Production/Presentation

(925) 943-8040

Griffey

Virginia

Online News Producer

(510) 208-6415

Hammon

Stephanie

East Bay High School Sports reporter

(925) 943-8076

Hannon

Patricia

Senior Editor/Breaking News

(408) 271-3784

Hargis

Nan (Sherl)

Editorial Asst

(925) 779-7173

Harrington

Jim

Music Writer/Pop/Rock/Jazz

(925) 945-4717

Harrington

Theresa

Mt. Diablo Unified Schools, Regional K-12 Education, curates education blog, On Assignment

(925) 945-4764

Harris

Harry

Oakland Tribune Police/Crime reporter

(510) 208-6443

Hartman

Louise

Valley Times Letters to the Editor/Valley Stars

(925) 847-2111

Hatfield

Dan

Opinion Page Editor, East Bay

(925) 977-8430

Hegarty

Peter

Alameda, Montclair, Piedmont

(510) 748-1654

Herendeen

Lisa

Lamorinda Sun/Walnut Creek Journal: On the Road/School Honors/Scouts/Military

(925) 945-4785, Fridays (925) 847-2160

Herhold

Scott

Columnist

(408) 920-5877

Hickey

John

Oakland A's

(925) 943-8150

Hicks

Tony

Features Columnist

(925) 952-2678

Hill

Angela

Features Writer/Columnist

(510) 208-6493

Hurd

Rick

East Bay Night Cops reporter

(925) 945-4780

Inman

Cam

49ers reporter

(925) 977-8493

Jacobson

Catherine

Concord Transcript, Martinez/Pleasant Hill Record Editor, Asst. City Editor

(925) 943-8272

Jensen

Phil

Sports reporter

(925) 943-8243

Jimenez

Daniel

Sports producer

(925) 943-8013

Johnson

Dave

News Artist

(925) 977-8512

Kaplan

Tracey

Courts reporter

(408) 278-3482

Kawakami

Tim

Sports columnist

(408) 920-5354

Kawamoto

Jon

Hills Weeklies Editor

(510) 748-1658

Keith

Randall

Managing editor - Digital

(408) 271-3747

Kelly

George

Online Coordinator

(925) 952-5034

Kirkwood

Kathleen

Breaking News Editor

(510) 208-6423

Krieger

Lisa

Science/medicine reporter

(650) 492-4098

Kurhi

Eric

News reporter

(408) 920-5852

Lazzeretti

Craig

Contra Costa Times Metro Editor

(925) 943-8318

Lefkow

Mike

Deputy Sports Editor, Bay Area News Group

(925) 943-8149

Lepe

Josie

Photo Lab Director/ Photographer

(408) 920-5895

Leung

Diamond

Warriors

Lochner

Tom

Hercules, Pinole, San Pablo and North Communities

(510) 262-2760

Love

Julia

Business reporter

(408) 920-5536

Malone

Michael

Photo editor

(408) 920-5088

Manuel

Bruce

Assistant features editor

(408) 920-5600

Marshman

Barbara

Editor, Opinion Pages

(408) 920-5542

Martinez

Theresa

Executive Asst. VP News

(925) 952-5097

Martinez

Veronica

Oakland Tribune Librarian

(510) 208-6420

Matsuda

Darryl

Assistant sports editor

(408) 920-5215

May

Patrick

Business reporter

(408) 920-5689

McDonald

Jerry

Raiders reporte

(925) 943-8043

McGall

Andrew

Assistant Regional Editor

(925) 945-4791

McLaughlin

Ken

Politics editor

(408) 920-5552

McMullen

Randy

Arts and Entertainment Editor

(925) 943-8262

Meyer

Nhat

Photographer

(408) 920-5434

Mintz

Howard

Federal, civil courts reporter

(408) 286-0236

Modenessi

Jennifer

Lamorinda reporter

(925) 943-8378

Mondon

Karl

Photographer

(408) 920-5434

Morris

Jennife

Business Design Chief

(925) 952-2649

Morris

Joan

Pet Columnist

(925) 977-8479

Murphy

Katy

Education

(510) 208-6424

Nelson

Katie

Night reporter

(408) 920-5006

Newman

Bruce

News reporter

(408) 920-5004

Nishizaki

Bob

AME/News Operations

(925) 943-8193

Noguchi

Sharon

Education writer

(408) 271-3775

Oakley

Doug

Berkeley reporter/Photographer

(510) 843-1408

O'Brien

Matt

Business reporter

(408) 920-5011

Oda

Laura

Oakland Tribune Photo Chief

(510) 208-6469

Orlin

Mary

Wine/Food writer

(925) 943-8255

Pai

Wei

Multimedia graphics editor

(408) 920-5496

Parr

Rebecca

Hayward/San Leandro reporter

(510) 293-2473

Pashelka

Curtis

San Jose Sharks

(925) 977-8590

Peele

Thomas

Investigative reporter

(510) 208-6458

Perron

Patrick

Lead web producer

Peterson

Don

Sports Copy Editor

(925) 943-8194

Peterson

Gary

News reporter

(925) 952-5053

Pfrommer

Kathy

Alameda Journal Editorial Asst.

(501) 208-6409

Pimentel

Dennis

Sports Copy Editor

(925) 943-8121

Pizarro

Sal

Columnist

(408) 920-5473

Poitinger

Leigh

News library director

(408) 920-5972

Pollak

David

Hockey writer

(408) 920-5940

Pollard

Susan

Photo

(925) 943-8358

Prieve

Judy

East Contra Costa Times Editor

(925) 779-7178

Prodis Sulek

Julia

General assignment reporter

(408) 920-3409

Purdy

Mark

Sports columnist

(408) 920-5092

Quinn

Michelle

Business columnist

(510) 394-4196

Reyes

Gary

Photographer

(408) 920-5434

Reynolds

Martin

Community Journalism Editor

(510) 208-6433

Richards

Gary

Transportation reporter/Road Show columnist

(408) 920-5037

Richards

Sam

Lamorinda Sun/Walnut Creek Journal Editor, Asst. City Editor

(925) 943-8241

Richman

Josh

Regional, State and National Politics, curates the Political Blotter blog

(510) 208-6428

Robinson

Bert

Managing editor

(408) 920-5970

Rodriguez

Joe

Reporter

(408) 920-5767

Rogers

Paul

Environmental reporter

(408) 920-5045

Rosenstrauch

Dan

Photo

(925) 943-8358

Ross

Martha

Lifestyle reporter

(925) 943-8254

Rowlands

Kat

Deputy Business Editor

(408) 920-5008

Saint Germain

Ray

Multimedia Editor

(925) 943-8165

Salonga

Robert

Crime and Public Safety, Breaking News

(408) 920-5002

Scardina

Dora

Letters/Editorial Asst

(510) 262-2732

Schaefer

Jennifer

Features Design Chief

(925) 945-4769

Scheinin

Richard

Real Estate

(408) 920-5069

Schuck

Bob

News Copy Desk

(925) 977-8403

Schwab

Matt

Valley Prep Sports reporter

(925) 847-2167

Seipel

Tracy

News reporter

(408) 920-5343

Skinner

Kristopher

Photo

(925) 779-7172

Smith

Mark

Sports agate editor

(408) 920-5453

Somerville

Heather

Business reporter (VC/startups)

(510) 208-6413

Stevens

v

Photo

(925) 416-4774

Steward

Carl

Sports Columnist

(510) 293-2451

Stickler

Diana

Research librarian

(408) 920-5346

Sugano

Dai

Videographer

(408) 920-5434

Sumagaysay

Levi

SiliconBeat editor and SiliconValley.com producer

Swyres

Scott

Page Designer

(925) 925-2623

Taxier

Dave

Sports Copy Editor

(925) 943-8243

Taylor

Tanya

Administrative Asst

(510) 293-2476

Tehan

Patrick

Photographer

(408) 920-5354

Thompson

Marcus

Sports Columnist

(925) 847-2196

Treadway

Chris

El Cerrito Journal Editor, Community Columnist

(510) 262-2784

Turntine

Pamela

Managing Editor, Oakland Tribune

(510) 208-6445

Tyska

Jane

Oakland Tribune Videographer

(510) 208-6438

Vongs

Pueng

Web Producer

Wagnon

Chris

Weeklies Copy Desk Chief

(925) 943-8209

Walker

Chris

Executive News Editor

(925) 943-8134

Ward

Ted

Sports Copy Editor

(925) 943-8039

White

Lisa

Martinez and Pleasant Hill reporter

(925) 943-801

Willis

Danny

Database Editor

(925) 945-4796

Wilner

Jon

Sports writer

(408) 920-5716

Wong

Queenie

Business reporter

(408) 920-2706

Wood

Mike

Asst. Sports Editor

(925) 977-8493

Woolfolk

John

City editor

(408) 278-3410

Wrenn

Lisa

Executive features editor

(925) 943-8251

Yim

Teresa

Features Copy Desk Chief

(925) 977-8542

Young

Greg

Support staff supervisor and data analyst

(408) 920-5653

Young

Kerry

System Editor

(925) 943-8086

Zavoral

Linda

Assistant features editor

(408) 920-5960