Marcus Vanderberg ’08 – MLB editor at Yahoo Sports
Marcus Vanderberg is the MLB editor at Yahoo Sports, where he has worked since 2012. He previously worked at Hearst Digital Media as an online content producer and was an editor at Mediabistro. Marcus was an online producer for BET.com and AOL, where he worked on several properties, including sports and entertainment. While in school, Marcus interned for ESPN, Sports Illustrated, AOL and The Denver Post. He was selected as an Associated Press Sports Editors Diversity fellow in 2014 — a nine-month program for mid-career professionals interested in pursuing managerial careers. Marcus has been an active member of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) since 2006 and helped resurrect the student chapter at Hofstra University. He currently serves as director of the NABJ Region IV.
Read more about Marcus here…February 2017 Alumnus of the Month.