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John Maynard (Sarah Thompson/Newseum)

John Maynard
Photo credit: Sarah Thompson/Newseum


  • Moderating Panel Discussions
  • TV Criticism

John Maynard

Senior director of programs

John Maynard is senior director of programs at the Newseum and is responsible for the Newseum’s public events and programs. He also serves as moderator for the Newseum’s signature Q&A program, “Inside Media,” which features authors, journalists and newsmakers. He was hired as an exhibits writer for the Newseum in March of 2008. Prior to joining the Newseum, John wrote for the Style section of The Washington Post covering the television industry and writing general assignment stories. He also worked for C-SPAN as the cable network’s media relations manager.