A Magazine by the Society of Professional Journalists

April 7th, 2004 • Quill Archives
Hispanic leader was a mentor, friend

Frank del Olmo was my mentor, my colleague, my boss and my friend. I met Frank in 1978, when as a senior at Pepperdine University I did an internship at the Los Angeles Times. At that time, there were only a handful of Latinos at the Times – and in journalism, for that matter.