Saleema Syed

Chicago Tribune

Saleema is an editor in the editing and presentation department at the Chicago Tribune, designing content — primarily business coverage — for the Tribune and six other Tribune Co. papers. She joined the Tribune in 2000 as an editor on the metro copy desk and has also served as deputy editor of the paper’s weekly section of commentary and analysis, Perspective. She previously worked on the copy desks at The Philadelphia Inquirer and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and was a freelance web editor at Philly.com. Saleema is a member of the Asian American Journalists Association and mentors the student journalists who create "The Mash," the Tribune’s website for teens.