Sept. 14, 2017–Aaron Sharockman, Executive Director PolitiFact – Nation’s largest fact-checking organization

Rotary Program for Thursday September 14, 2017

Aaron Sharockman: Politifact

Aaron Sharockman has served as executive director of Politfact since 2010. Politfact is a fact-checking website that rates the accuracy of claims made by elected officials and others. Aaron oversees PolitiFact’s operations, development and revenue while assisting in its journalistic mission.
Aaron is a 2016-17 Reynolds Fellow at the University of Missouri and co-teaches a class on political fact checking at the University Of Missouri School Of Journalism. He is a graduate of Indiana University.