Summary of Qualifications

  • Extensive journalism background covering courts, legal affairs, investigations

  • Strong, detail-oriented writer

  • Experienced researcher and interviewer

Professional Experience

  • Seattle Times staff reporter 1977 - 2006

  • University of Washington media officer 2006 - 2007

  • Freelance writer/journalist 2007 - 2014

  • Private investigator and freelance writer 2014 - present

Education

Selected Writing Samples

Awards

Society of Professional Journalists Award for Consumer Reporting, 2004 and 2005
Blethen Award for Consumer Reporting, 2003
Blethen Award for Investigative Reporting, 1991
Excellence in Legal Journalism Award, Washington State Bar Association, 1990