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

Advertise with SPJ

SPJ Leads

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
See All

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

Tools for Freelancers
Freelancer Directory
Freelance Blog
Freelance Committee
@spjfreelance [Twitter]

The Independent Journalist Blog: Latest Posts
– Network and support for freelancers
– One freelancer’s take-aways from EIJ15
– Interviews: To record, or not to record?
– A support group for music journos
– Three takeaways from SPJ Freelance Community chat

Freelance Community Chair

Anna Pratt, chair
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 > Colin DeVries

Freelancer Details
Colin DeVries

Specializes in: Arts & Entertainment, Profiles, Government, Travel, Outdoor, Technology, Environment, Science, Photography.

Contact Info
Rhinebeck, NY  
Phone: 845-876-0389

Work has previously appeared: Daily Newspaper, Community Newspaper, Newsletter

Through concise and compelling style I strive to find my place in the world. With over three years of experience in journalism and news writing, I strive to gain more. From student reporter to wayfaring photojournalist to daily beat writer, no task is too daunting or unwelcome.

Currently, I am staffed as a general assignment reporter at a small upstate New York daily. My hopes are to continue my uphill climb to the top, dazzling with determination and panache along the way.

I would love the opportunity to flex my literary muscles and exercise my creativity with an "outside-the-box" publication.

Traditional news or feature writing is also something I enjoy and would welcome the opportunity.

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