Betsy Russell

Betsy Russell is the Boise bureau chief for The Spokesman-Review, where she covers Idaho state government and other news and also writes the “Eye on Boise” blog. She is the current president of the Idaho Press Club and also president and a founding board member of Idahoans for Openness in Government. She is a graduate of the University of California-Berkeley and holds a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University.