These links provide access to a small sampling of the range of writing I have done over the years, from covering hard news to writing features.
- City Council coverage: City manager resigns
- Education feature: Day in a teacher’s life is never-ending
- Earnings coverage of mall owner/developer: CBL bucks recession | Times Free Press
- Feature on biographer/veteran advocate: Biographer of Navy SEALs helps veterans battle PTSD
- Education political coverage: Common Core opposition grows
Journalism industry recognition includes:
- Two Golden Press Card awards from the East Tennessee Society of Professional Journalists for stories on government officials’ salaries (2010) and the changing demographics in a rural community (2011).
- Numerous Tennessee Press Association awards at a daily metro and community newspaper for business, government, features, education and investigative reporting.
More writing samples are available upon request.