Valerie Vande Panne is managing editor of Native News Online. A longtime journalist, Vande Panne was editor-in-chief of Detroit's alt-weekly, the Metro Times, and a news editor of High Times magazine. Her work has also appeared in Bloomberg, The Guardian, Harvard Law Today, and NPR. She is a former Next City Equitable Cities Fellow and a former Fellow at the Goodman Institute for Investigative Reporting at In These Times magazine. Vande Panne has been a stringer for The New York Times and Reuters. She has contributed to Columbia Journalism Review, Politico, and Salon.