Judd Slivka is the Director of Digital Content at 12News.

Slivka was the first director of aerial journalism at the Reynolds Journalism Institute and an assistant professor of convergence journalism at the University of Missouri School of Journalism. He previously worked as the director of communications and director of information services at the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

He began his career in newspapers, working at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, Seattle Post-Intelligencer and The Arizona Republic. He has a bachelors degree in journalism and a masters degree in geography from the University of Missouri.

His work has been nominated for three Pulitzer Prizes.