Twitter Facebook Google Plus Pinterest Storify
Society of Professional Journalists
Improving and protecting journalism since 1909


Advertisement
— ADVERTISEMENT —
Advertise with SPJ
2

News and More
Click to Expand Instantly

SPJ News
Events and Deadlines
SPJ Blogs
Quill Online
Journalist's Toolbox

Stay in Touch
Twitter Storify Facebook Google Plus
RSS Pinterest Pinterest Flickr


SPJ Freelancer Directory: Editors
Home/Search
See All

SPJ Freelancer Directory: Freelancers
Add your information
Edit Your Information
Member log off


Tools for Freelancers
Home
Freelancer Directory
Freelance Blog
News/Articles
Resources
Freelance Committee
@spjfreelance [Twitter]



The Independent Journalist Blog: Latest Posts
Three takeaways from SPJ Freelance Community chat
A sports fan turned freelancer
A fashionable beat
A new adventure abroad
Freelancing on the environment, agriculture

Freelance Community Chair

Anna Pratt, chair
E-mail
@annapratt
Freelance Directory Profile
Bio (click to expand) As a staff reporter-turned-freelance journalist, Anna Pratt, who lives in Minneapolis, Minn., has ventured into garbage houses, spent the night in a homeless shelter and witnessed a fistfight in a church basement, all for various stories. Her byline has appeared in the Star Tribune, The Line, the Southwest Journal, the Minnesota Independent and several suburban and community papers, web publications and broadcast media in the Twin Cities. Pratt is active with the Society of Professional Journalists' freelance community and she serves as the treasurer for the award-winning Minnesota Pro Chapter of SPJ.

Michelle Donahue, vice chair



Home > Tools for Freelancers > Members > Freelance Directory > Kate King

Freelancer Details
Kate King

Specializes in: Profiles, Government, Health/Wellness, Travel, Environment

Contact Info
Norwalk/Stamford, CT  
E-mail
Web Site

Links to Work Samples
Link #1
Link #2
Link #3

Work has previously appeared: National Daily Newspaper, Daily Newspaper, Community Newspaper, Local/Regional Magazine, Online Newsmagazine, Web Log

I am a staff writer covering city hall for The Advocate in Stamford, Conn. My beat includes the mayor's office, elected and appointed boards, municipal budget and finance as well as local and state politics. Since joining the Advocate in 2010, I have covered Stamford's budget process and local elections, investigated municipal corruption and government transparency, and reported on complex issues involving the Water Pollution Control Authority. Breaking news coverage includes serving as the pool reporter for President Barack Obama's August 2012 fundraising visit to Connecticut and a fatal Christmas Day fire in the city's Shippan neighborhood. I have written features about World War II veterans, Sept. 11 survivors and local politicians. In May 2012 I won first place awards for investigative and in-depth reporting series from the Connecticut Society of Professional Journalists. In August 2012 I won third place awares for continuing coverage and investigative reporting from the New England Associated Press News Executives Association. I graduated with honors from the University of Connecticut at Storrs in 2009. After graduation I spent a year in Paris, France, where I interned with the Associated Press Television Network and International Bureau.

Copyright © 1996-2015 Society of Professional Journalists. All Rights Reserved. Legal

Society of Professional Journalists
Eugene S. Pulliam National Journalism Center
3909 N. Meridian St.
Indianapolis, IN 46208
317/927-8000 | Fax: 317/920-4789

Contact SPJ Headquarters
Employment Opportunities
Advertise with SPJ