Musheno named Lifestyle editor

Jordan Musheno has been promoted to Lifestyle-Education editor at the Williamsport Sun-Gazette, Bernard A. Oravec, Sun-Gazette publisher, has announced.

As Lifestyle-Education editor, Musheno will be responsible for the Lifestyle and Education sections and pages.

As such, he will work closely with other members of the Lifestyle Department to produce engaging content and report on the highlights of area people’s social lives, from weddings and engagements to birth announcements to news about clubs, scouts and many other groups.

On the education side, he will work closely with reporters and area schools to produce the weekly Education section that is published on Mondays.

He also will be responsible for a number of special publications, including Senior Sun and the yearly high school graduation sections.

“Jordan is an excellent candidate to take the helm of the Lifestyle Department,” said L. Lee Janssen, editor of the Williamsport Sun-Gazette. “He has been a calm presence in the department and has proven himself to be a team player. I believe he will serve our readers well.”

“This will be a great opportunity for both Jordan and the Sun-Gazette to increase engagement with our local readers,” Oravec said. “I am excited about Jordan’s enthusiasm and new ideas to enhance the quality of our lifestyle and education news.”

Musheno, of Muncy, is a native of South Williamsport. He began at the Sun-Gazette in April 2015 as a part-time member of the Lifestyle Department and was named assistant Lifestyle editor in April 2016.

“I’m excited for this opportunity to become more familiar with my community,” he said. “I want to reach out and become more involved with the local community and invite community members to submit their story ideas and photos.”

Musheno graduated from South Williamsport Area High School in 2008 and received an associate degree in digital filmmaking and video production from The Art Institute of Pittsburgh in 2011.

After graduating from college, Musheno was a projectionist, associate manager and then general manager at Regal Entertainment Group before joining the Sun-Gazette lifestyle team.

Musheno may be reached at 570-326-1551 Ext. 3108 or via email at jmusheno@sungazette.com.

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