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Janis, M.A. Siegel,

Specializes in: Janis Siegel is a journalist and general assignment reporter who writes for newspapers, magazines, and electronic media. General assignment; health; environment; religion; genetically modified food.

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Work has previously appeared: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center News; Yes! Magazine: The Everett Herald Newspaper; Eastside Journal; Pacific Publishing Newspapers; and more.

Janis Siegel, M.A., journalist.
Seattle, Washington 98103


Society of Professional Journalists

Religion Newswriters Association, member.


Master of Arts, Journalism, University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee.

Bachelor of Arts, Communications, cum laude, University of Portland, Portland, Oregon.

Certificate, 2007, Education, JEC, Seattle, Washington.
Certificate, Legal Investigation, 2002. University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona.
Awards and recognition

Simon Rockower Award, Excellence in News Reporting, American Jewish Press Association, “Still Rethinking Security”, 2008.

Award, first Freedom of Information Act public service announcement, presidential
citation; wrote and produced first television public service announcement for Women In Communications, Inc.; Portland Professional Chapter.

Honorable Mention, Washington Newspaper Publishers Association, Echo Glen youth detention facility story.

Certificate of Appreciation, APEC host Asia-Pacific Economic Conference, Seattle, Washington.
In Recognition, volunteer, Washington Special Olympics Summer Games.

International Cancer Congress, press conference coordinator, Seattle, WA

Asia-Pacific Economic Conference, international press host, Seattle, WA

Women In Communications, Inc. Former vice-president, Communications, Portland, OR

King County Sexual Resource Center, board advisor, Seattle, WA

Liberty Cable Television, news producer, Portland, OR

Last updated: 10/18/2016 ()

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