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Jamie Ward

Specializes in: Profiles, Business, Government, Health/Wellness, Travel, Outdoor, Education, Technology, Environment

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835 Mount Katahdin Trail
Alpharetta, GA  
Phone: 770-377-5881
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Work has previously appeared: Daily Newspaper, National Magazine, Local/Regional Magazine

I get results, never leave a job unfinished, take criticism well, and always meet my deadline. I'm also adventurous and feel there is no story I wouldn't try to cover. I’ve worked on both coasts and in Central and South America. I’ve traveled to Asia and lived in Europe. I served two years in the Peace Corps in Belize working as a teacher. After getting my Masters in journalism, I worked as a reporter at the Post-Tribune outside Chicago. Then I worked outside Atlanta for more than a year covering Gwinnett County. Before that, I worked as an I.T. professional. I dig backpack journalism, MOJOs and believe a story can always be better. I entered this profession because I wanted to be someone who made a difference. In my spare time, I love to take a Scuba and lay on the beach with a good book. Balance is key.

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