Awards, Honors, Activities

Freelance Coterie co-founder and leader 2007-present

Harvard University Nieman Conference on Narrative Writing scholarship winner 2006

AAJA Mid-Career Fund recipient 2006

Casey Journalism Center Fellow. Crossing Divides: Reporting on Diverse Communities 2006

Milwaukee Press Club Excellence in Journalism Award, First place team, Best Single Business Story 2005

Education Writers Association two-time scholarship recipient 2004-2005

Cox Newspapers Capital Hill Bureau reporting internship 2004

Chicago Public Radio Ear to the Ground mentorship program 2003