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
SPJ on Tumblr
Journalist's Toolbox

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


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
– Inspiration for finding the story
– A freelancer’s take on where the news business headed
– A dummy’s guide to home office survival
– My so-called writing life
– Combining your love for music with journalism

Freelance Committee Chair

Michael Fitzgerald
E-mail
Twitter
Freelance Directory Profile
Bio (click to expand) Michael Fitzgerald has freelanced for nearly 10 years, writing for publications and Web sites including the Boston Globe Magazine, BNet, The Economist, Fast Company, Inc., the New York Times and Yahoo! His most recent awards were 2nd place finishes in the American Society of Journalists and Authors’ 2009 Outstanding Article awards in the Business and Technology and Trade categories. His Web site is www.mffitzgerald.com




Home > Tools for Freelancers > Members > Freelance Directory > Karen Schaler

Freelancer Details
Karen Schaler

Specializes in: Profiles, Business, Government, Southern Border News, Entertainment, Health/Wellness, Luxury Lifestyle, Travel, Outdoor, Golf, Spa, Food

Contact Info
, NY  
E-mail
Web Site

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

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

Karen Schaler is a three-time Emmy award winning multi-media journalist, author and blogger, with more than a decade of major market experience working as a television reporter, anchor, host and national magazine and newspaper freelance writer. Schaler is the founder and publisher of a groundbreaking travel website and daily blog (www.traveltherapytrips.com) and is currently writing her first book, TRAVEL THERAPY, featuring vacation and destination options based on what you're going through in life. The book comes in out in 2009 and also in the works...the TRAVEL THERAPY T.V. series. Schaler is also an accomplished print writer and is published in The New Yorker, The Boston Globe, The New York Times, ABCNEWS.COM, Town & Country TRAVELER, Islands Magazine, US Airways, Hemispheres, Desert Living etc. In February and March of 2007, Schaler reported from Afghanistan where she set up to be the first journalist in the world ever embedded with a combat Apache Unit. In 1995, Schaler also was the first journalist ever embedded with troops in Bosnia. She spent close to a month in Bosnia, embedded with an Army Reserve Unit, living in tents and eating MRE’s while traveling around that country. Schaler has worked at NBC in Boson, FOX in Dallas, and CBS & ABC in Phoenix. She has also worked as a national television correspondent for CNN's Lou Dobb's Tonight in Washington D.C. Growing up outside of Seattle, Washington, Schaler has lived and worked in 14 different states and has traveled to more than 24 countries. For more about Karen Schaler go to www.traveltherapytrips.com and www.mytraveltherapy.com.

Copyright © 1996-2014 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