News Reporter/Editor

What’s Your Story? I enjoy storytelling on community events and public affairs. And I get a great deal of satisfaction from researching and writing an investigative piece to get the story right.

Skills
Knowledge of AP style
Researching, preparing questions, uncovering the unasked important questions, and interviewing sources
Exceptional proofreading and fact-checking skills
Investigative Reporting
Writing for the Web and SEO
Mentoring and managing writers/bloggers

Education
Journalism/Mass Communication BA earned at Olivet College, Class of 2011

Law School For Journalists, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI April 16, 2011
Sponsored by the Michigan Supreme Court and the Mid-Michigan Society of Professional Journalists.


News Reporting Portfolio

References
Professor Joanne Williams – my advisor at Olivet College and the Advising Editor of the ECHO.