Leopoldo Diaz Granados Cruz

Politics Editor

Leopoldo Diaz Granados Cruz was a 2016 Professional Fellow from Latin America with ICFJ. 

Leopoldo started working at Colprensa, a Colombian news agency where he covered news of the President of the Republic, especially the first year of Juan Manuel Santos’ administration. He also worked at Semana.com as a community manager. Leopoldo was the editor of El Heraldo website, the most important newspaper of the northern region of Colombia. He is the politics editor at the digital website www.zonacero.com. He founded Seguimiento.co, digital website focused on political control and awareness of public resources in the Magdalena region. He’s a blogger at El Espectador, where he covers corruption.