The board of directors of the American Society of News Editors elected two of its members to the Society’s leadership ladder during their Oct. 20 fall board meeting at the Reynolds Journalism Institute at the Missouri School of Journalism in Columbia, Mo.

Pam Fine, Knight Chair for News, Leadership and Community and a professor of journalism at the University of Kansas, immediately fills the position of treasurer, which was vacated by Margaret Sullivan. Fine will assume the presidency of ASNE during the 2015 annual meeting.

Mizell Stewart III, chief content officer of the newspaper division of the E.W. Scripps Co., will assume the role of treasurer at the June 24-26, 2013, meeting in Washington, D.C., and become president at the 2016 meeting of the Society.