Thomas Burr

Thomas Burr

Thomas is the Washington bureau chief of The Salt Lake Tribune and immediate past president of the National Press Club. A Utah native and Washingtonian since 2005, Burr is a former chairman of the Congressional Standing Committee of Correspondents and past president of the Regional Reporters Association. He is the secretary of the Gridiron Club & Foundation and a member of the White House Correspondents' Association and co-author of the 2015 book “Mormon Rivals: The Romneys, the Huntsmans and the Pursuit of Power.” He holds degrees from Snow College and Southern Utah University, and has been honored a record three times by the Press Club as the top regional reporter of the year.