Executive Editor: Huey Freeman previously worked as a reporter for daily newspapers in Central Illinois. He earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in journalism at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and has been an adjunct professor at Millikin University and Eastern Illinois University. An author of two published books, he is working on two books on the southern border. Huey is married, with four adult children.

Co-founder/Writer: Loretta Hunnicutt got her start as a columnist at the Tucson Citizen covering education and child welfare issues. After leaving the Citizen, Loretta and her husband John started the Arizona Daily Independent in 2011. The Arizona Daily Independent is a member of the Arizona Newspapers Association. Loretta’s coverage of the abuse of minor refugees in shelters has been picked up by CNN, the Los Angeles Times, and many other outlets.

Advertising Director: Greg Hall

Wally Cahill: Sales/Promotions

Publisher: S. Oros-Arellano has been with the Arizona Daily Independent since the start. A U.S. Army combat veteran and native Arizonan, Mr. Arellano brings a unique understanding of complex issues to the Arizona Daily Independent.