Donald Kendal

Donald Kendal is a co-founder of, the site’s chief graphic designer and senior editor, and a graphic designer at The Heartland Institute.

As senior editor, Kendal is tasked with helping to determine, formulate, and update the site’s content and strategic messaging.

Donald KendalKendal has several years of experience working in public policy as a graphic designer and media specialist. He is also the co-host of The Heartland Institute’s “In the Tank Podcast,” uploaded to the Heartland Daily Podcast iTunes feed every Friday.

Kendal graduated from Benedictine University in 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in mass communications and was a staff writer for the university’s newspaper.

Kendal was born and raised in the northwest suburbs of Chicago and is an avid fan of the Chicago Blackhawks.