Awards/Fellowships

 

~ 2018 “Seattle’s Most Influential” list, Seattle magazine (awarded to Crosscut)

 

~ SPJ Northwest Excellence in Journalism Award, arts reporting, 2018 (Six other 2018 SPJ Northwest Excellence in Journalism awards were awarded to Crosscut)

 

 

~ Government News Reporting of the Year, Municipal League Foundation (awarded to Crosscut), 2018

 

~ Short-form Feature News Reporting, runner-up, Society of Professional Journalists, 2017

 

~ Apex award for best “green” publication for Ampersand magazine, 2016

 

~ 2012 Four Peaks Elevation Series: Digital Media and Leadership Training

 

~ Knight Initiative on Poverty fellowship, 2012
 

~ APME News Train Workshop , 2010
 

~ National Press Photographers Assn. multimedia immersion program, 2009
 

~ Missouri Lifestyle Journalism Awards, finalist, Multicultural Journalism, 2007
 

~ SPJ regional competition, second place, multimedia feature, 2007
 

~ American Association of Sunday and Feature Editors, first place, 2006
 

~ Selden Ring Award finalist in Investigative Reporting, 2005
 

~ Harvard University’s Goldsmith Award for Investigative Journalism, finalist, 2005
 

~ Journalism That Matters conference at the John E. Fetzer Institute, invited participant, 2005

 

~ Washington State Bar Excellence in Legal Journalism award, 2005
 

~ “Environmental Journalism: Wading Through the Issues of Race, Class and Social Justice” panelist at UNITY 2004 convention
 

~ Jefferson Fellow, East-West Center, University of Hawaii, 2002
 

~ Immigration Fellowship, Western Knight Center for Specialized Reporting, 2001
 

~ Institutes for Journalism & Natural Resources, Pacific Northwest fellow, 1999
 

~ Metcalf Institute for Marine and Environmental Reporting fellow, 1999