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Editoral Page Editor
Ned Barnett is the editorial page editor of The News & Observer. He oversees the newspaper’s editorials, op-ed contributions and readers’ letters . He also writes a Sunday column.
Barnett has been with The News & Observer since 1991 and in his current post since December of 2012. He previously served at the newspaper as metro editor and Sunday editor and as a sports columnist.
Prior to coming to Raleigh, Barnett worked at the Dallas Times-Herald, the St. Petersburg Times and The Press of Atlantic City. He is a native of Philadelphia and a graduate of Fairfield University. He lives in Raleigh.