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Progress Michigan Announces New Digital Media Coordinator

Matt Kovac joins citizens’ watchdog organization 

LANSING – On Monday, Matt Kovac joined Progress Michigan as the organization’s Digital Media Coordinator. Matt joins Progress Michigan after working in Chicago for The Chicago Reporter and the Chicago Innocence Project.

“We’re extremely pleased to welcome an incredible digital media professional like Matt who’ll be a great addition to the team at Progress Michigan,” said Lonnie Scott, executive director for Progress Michigan. “Matt brings sound writing, investigative skills and extensive digital media experience to the table and will help drive the progressive momentum we’re building here.”

At The Chicago Reporter, Kovac was a part of their digital team and also did investigative reporting.

“I’m excited to be joining the phenomenal team at Progress Michigan as they continue to be a prominent watchdog group, leading the fight for a better Michigan,” Kovac said. “Progress Michigan shares my drive for social justice and holding elected officials accountable. I couldn’t be happier to be part of this great organization.”

Kovac is a graduate of the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications at Northwestern University.


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