Wayne Drash is Cross Platform Managing Editor at GPB News. His philosophy is to tell stories that save lives, hold public officials accountable and lead to change. Drash believes public broadcasters should seek to tell narratives about life and the unfolding drama of the world we live in.

Prior to GPB, Drash holds the unique title of the longest-serving writer in CNN Digital history. During his time there, Drash was consistently named one of the top digital writers in the nation by the National Headliners. His awards also include an Emmy and a Peabody.