I have reported for television, public radio, newspapers, alt-weeklies and magazines. With more than 15 years of experience, I’ve spent much of my career in Kentucky and Tennessee, and have received numerous regional awards from the Society of Professional Journalists and The Associated Press. A Bay Area native, I’m excited for my next chapter at Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism.
Indiana University, Bloomington B.A. Journalism
Louisville Magazine, Senior Writer
LEO Weekly, Writer
Writer/Producer — Atlas Obscura, NPR's Only a Game, Nashville Public Radio
AWARDS & HONORS
U.C. Berkeley's Dean's Merit Fellowship (2020-2021)
City Regional and Magazine Association finalist — Civic Journalism (2019)
Assoc. of Alternative Media, National AltWeekly award winner for economic inequality reporting. (2012)
PUBLICATIONS & OTHER WORK
July 2018 - "Evicted in Louisville"
March 2017 - "Louisville Dividing Lines"
April 2018 - "On Life Support: PDJF"
October 2019 — "The Dark Side of the Angel's Share"
April 2020 — "Meet Perry Ouzts, the 66 year old jockey who won't quit"