Our Team

Andrew Dunn is the founder and publisher of Longleaf Politics. He launched this site to fill a hole in the media world and to help responsible leaders win office. Longleaf Politics is also his love letter to his home state of North Carolina.

Andrew is formerly the Head of News at Charlotte Agenda, responsible for content at a fast-growing local news startup and part of the management team making strategic and financial decisions. That move to digital journalism came after a decade as a reporter and editor at North Carolina newspapers including the Charlotte Observer and the StarNews in Wilmington.

Andrew is a UNC-Chapel Hill graduate and former editor of The Daily Tar Heel. His work has been cited numerous times by the N.C. Press Association and the Society of American Business Editors and Writers.