Jill Nolin is deputy editor at the Georgia Recorder, an affiliate of the national nonprofit States Newsroom. (Florida Phoenix is a sister affiliate). Nolin has spent nearly 15 years reporting on state and local government in four states, focusing on policy and political stories and tracking public spending. She has spent the last five years chasing stories in the halls of Georgia’s Gold Dome, earning recognition for her work showing the impact of rising opioid addiction on the state’s rural communities. Nolin is a graduate of Troy University.