Portfolio

Hopkins

An “unusual” recovery sparks a “wonderful” life, giving.jhu.edu 2020

“It feels good to do something good,” giving.jhu.edu 2020

Helping future doctors pay their way, Johns Hopkins Magazine 2019

“It’s our cancer together,” giving.jhu.edu 2019

Newswriting

Selected Features

Saving Jayda: AU College of Veterinary Medicine offers rare integrated approach to canine cancer, Opelika-Auburn News 2015

Classmates, community cheer on recovery of Beauregard teen, Opelika-Auburn News 2015

Opelika artist uses city as canvas, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

‘Flying farmer’ recalls WWII service, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Suicide attempt leads to lasting friendship between student and state trooper, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

T.J.’s road to recovery, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Auburn’s legendary coach ‘Shug’ Jordan among D-Day veterans, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Medicaid waiver program a godsend for area seniors, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Rain doesn’t stop history at Horseshoe Bend, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Auburn greats gather for weekly breakfast at Chappy’s Deli, Opelika-Auburn News 2013

Auburn artist finds beauty in everyday life, Opelika-Auburn News 2013

Inspired by one woman’s story, Opelika firefighter inspires others, Opelika-Auburn News 2013

Opelika infant burn victim recovering from injuries, Opelika-Auburn News 2013

Local hospice provides comfort in patients’ final days, Opelika-Auburn News 2013

Putting a face to research: An Opelika family’s story of rare illness, Opelika-Auburn News 2013

Dog therapy program extends local services, Tuscaloosa News 2012

Selected Politics

Judge in Hubbard ethics case inclined to delay continuance, Opelika-Auburn News, 2016

Same-sex couple marries in front of Lee County Courthouse, Opelika-Auburn News, 2015

Hubbard attorney: No better jury than Lee County, Opelika-Auburn News, 2014

Deputy AG requests independent investigation, Opelika-Auburn News, 2014

Lee County voters approve sales tax increase, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Medical marijuana bill passes Senate committee, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Lee County Commissioners reappropriate Humane Society funds, Opelika-Auburn News 2013

Lee County commissioner upset with redistricting plans, Opelika-Auburn News 2013

Disappointed: Democrat Barbara Boyd looks back on state legislative session, The Anniston Star 2013

Selected Education

Auburn Junior High honors teacher before being deployed, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Chambers County artist shares inspiring story with students, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

ACS secondary teacher of the year engages students through media, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Yarbrough Elementary students donate time, talents to community, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Selected Community

Pleasure Point residents continue to leave Lake Martin, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Downtown Opelika merchants witness revitalization, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Opelika businesses eager for Frederick Road completion, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Rivalry ignites communities, Opelika-Auburn News 2013

Shalom, y’all: Anniston’s Temple Beth-El bucks trend by keeping doors open, The Anniston Star 2013

Local churches talk about open worship and the county’s gay population, The Anniston Star 2013

$180,000 raised for memorial at former Bryce Hospital’s cemetery, Tuscaloosa News 2013

Selected News

Auburn zoning board denies variances for proposed restaurant on South Gay Street, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Witness in officer-involved shooting in Opelika said incident ‘seemed like forever,’ Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Victim of Opelika hit-and-run leaves hospital, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Lake Martin community loses lease after nearly 50 years, Opelika-Auburn News 2013

Iron Bowl sideline sewing sparks media frenzy, Opelika-Auburn News 2013

Auburn University’s Sigma Chi suspended, Opelika-Auburn News 2013

Auburn’s Miss Homecoming shares personal connection to platform of adoption advocacy, Opelika-Auburn News 2013

Selected Auburn University

Auburn’s legendary coach ‘Shug’ Jordan among D-Day veterans, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Pro-Life Month display sparks discussion, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Law enforcement, AU students react to Leonard verdict, Opelika-Auburn News 2014

Auburn University’s Sigma Chi fraternity suspended, Opelika-Auburn News 2013