About Us

Our mission is to inform and uplift our readers by reporting on the events, issues and stories that shape Ocala with accuracy, fairness and passion. We also strive to serve as a forum where all voices can be heard and to chronicle our community’s history.

OCALA GAZETTE

Jennifer Hunt Murty

Jennifer Hunt Murty

Owner & Publisher
Carlos Medina

Carlos Medina

Managing Editor
Andrew Hinkle

Andrew Hinkle

DIRECTOR OF SALES & MARKETING
Bruce Ackerman

Bruce Ackerman

Photography
Joel Bronson

Joel Bronson

REPORTER
Lisa McGinnes

Lisa McGinnes

Editor
Susan Smiley-Height

Susan Smiley-Height

Production Editor

MAGNOLIA MEDIA COMPANY

Brooke Pace

Brooke Pace

Graphic Designer
Evelyn Anderson

Evelyn Anderson

Account Executive
Ralph Grandizio

Ralph Grandizio

Account Executive
Sarah Belyeu

Sarah Belyeu

Account Executive
Lee Kerr

Lee Kerr

Account Executive
Cheryl Specht

Cheryl Specht

Client Services Guru