JD Flynn is the editor-in-chief of Catholic News Agency, which is part of the EWTN family.
JD has an extensive background in diocesan administration and communications, training as a canon lawyer, and bring a unique perspective to Catholic News Agency.
JD serves as a canonical consultant to dioceses and religious communities, and as a consultant to committees of the USCCB. His work has appeared in First Things, National Review, the National Catholic Register, and in various canonical and Catholic publications. He has a Juris Canonici Licentiate from the Catholic University of America, and Master’s degree in theology from the Franciscan University of Steubenville. JD and his wife Kate live in Lincoln, Nebraska with their children, Max, Pia and Davey.
Catholic News Agency has bureaus in the U.S., Europe, and South America. EWTN acquired CNA in 2014.