Doug Tatum enters his fifth season with the New Orleans Pelicans and New Orleans Saints as the executive director of digital media. Tatum oversees the direction of all digital media properties and the support staffs for both teams. Prior to joining the Pelicans, Tatum served 13 years, first as deputy then as lead sports editor, for The Times-Picayune. Tatum was part of the staff that received two Pulitzer Prizes for its coverage of Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. Tatum, a 1992 graduate of Western Kentucky University and native of Louisville, also previously served as an editor at The Cincinnati Enquirer and The (Louisville) Courier-Journal.