Debra Hershon started at the Review in 1991 and was advertising director before being promoted to publisher in 1995. She served as the newspaper’s top executive until 2012. She has worked in executive positions at Marin Magazine and Make it Better Media Group, first as associate publisher then as director of marketing. Hershon has a long history on the Coastside. A former El Granada resident who raised her children on the coast, she was at the helm of the Review during the initial transition toward its digital future.