John Adams: Baptist Minister Turned Journalism Innovator

From an obit in the Arizona Republic by Jessica Boehm headlined “John Adams, Republic editor and journalism innovator, dies at 46”:

John Adams, a Baptist minister turned journalism innovator known for his wry wit and ability to connect with people, has died. He had served as the senior director of digital storytelling and strategy at The Arizona Republic since 2018, overseeing social media, visuals, podcasting and other efforts to connect the community with the news.

He also led The Republic’s efforts to turn casual readers into loyal news subscribers.