Mr. Mindus began working for Blue Heron in 2014. Before that he was working for The Saint Consulting Group in business development and as editor of The Saint Report, a blog on land use politics. He worked for Reuters for nearly 23 years, as a correspondent in New York, Hong Kong, London and Berlin, as editor of Reuters Magazine for seven years and as internal communications manager. His journalism background began in US newspapers, including The Patriot Ledger (Quincy, MA), The Boston Herald and The Baltimore Evening Sun. Paul lives in the Bay Area and enjoys golf and the Oakland A’s.