2022 Kalish Participants
Student, University of Missouri
I am a South Asian multimedia journalist and editor based in the American Midwest. This summer, I am working as a multimedia intern at the National Public Radio.
Photojournalist, Tampa Bay Times
As a photojournalist based in Tampa Bay, Florida and currently at the Tampa Bay Times,
I photograph daily assignments for news, features and sports and collaborate on long-term projects and investigative assignments.
News Designer, The Washington Post
Originally from Shanghai, China, Yutao Chen is a multimedia journalist practicing visual storytelling across various platforms in the United States.
Scripps Howard Illustrator and Visual Journalism Fellow, ProPublica
I’m an illustrator and comic artist based in Baltimore, currently working as an illustrator and visual editor at ProPublica.
Deputy Director of Photography, The Denver Post
Katie Rausch is the Deputy Director of Photography at The Denver Post where she works with an incredible staff of talented visual journalists.
Adjunct Instructor, Ohio University / Founding Director, InitialEyes
Megan Westervelt is a visual storyteller and storyteller advocate. She has recently received her MFA in Communication Media Arts from Ohio University (OU).
Photographer, Science Magazine, AAAS
Kaitlyn Dolan is a photo editor at Science Magazine where she manages the photographic content for Science’s five sister journals, edits for online and print, and assigns photographers for feature and cover stories.
Instructor and Advisor, City College of San Francisc / Freelance Photographer and Editor
Jessica Brandi Lifland is an instructor of photojournalism at the City College of San Francisco.
Photographer, Juntos Photo Coop
Panamanian tisoy multimedia artist Ash Ponders lives in the Sonoran Desert making visuals rooted in the history of both the environment and the people that live there for newspapers and art galleries.
Videographer and Editor, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW)
Erin Sutherland has been a videographer/editor/photographer/designer for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), an international labor union, for the last 10 years.
Photo Editor and Chief Photographer, The Yakima Herald-Republic
Emree Weaver grew up between rural South Texas and urban Houston but is currently based in central Washington, working as the photo editor for the Yakima Herald-Republic.
Independent Photo Editor and Producer, Santa Fe Workshops
Currently, I am an Independent Photo Editor as well as the Production Manager at the Santa Fe Workshops based in Santa Fe, New Mexico.