TRAINING AND SPEAKING

Are you looking for a keynote speaker, leadership trainer or panelist for your upcoming event? I welcome opportunities to share perspectives on local journalism, digital transformation, organizational change, community leadership and leading during periods of disruption and transition. To discuss your needs, e-mail Mizell at mizell.stewart@gmail.com. 

UPCOMING ENGAGEMENTS

May 10, 2018: Poynter News University: 10 Keys to Improve Recruitment and Retention of a Diverse Staff, St. Petersburg, Fla.

June 13, 2018: Investigative Reporters & Editors conference, Orlando, Fla.

July 16-17, 2018: ASNE Emerging Leaders Institute at National Association of Hispanic Journalists conference, Miami, Fla.

July 31-Aug. 1, 2018: ASNE Emerging Leaders Institute at National Association of Black Journalists conference, Detroit, Mich.

Aug. 6, 2018: Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication conference, Washington, DC.

Oct. 10-11, 2018: ASNE Emerging Leaders Institute at American Society of News Editors conference, Austin, Texas.

Dec. 2-7, 2018: Poynter-NABJ Leadership Academy for Diversity in Digital Media, St. Petersburg, Fla.

PAST ENGAGEMENTS

Keynotes:

  • Abilene Christian University
  • Associated Collegiate Press
  • Bowling Green State University
  • Evansville Branch NAACP
  • Florida A&M University
  • University of Georgia, Grady College of Journalism
  • American Society of News Editors/Reynolds High School Journalism Institute
  • Carver Community Organization, Evansville, Ind.
  • Ohio Scholastic Press Association
  • Ohio University
  • University of Evansville
  • University of Illinois/Champaign
  • University of Southern Indiana
  • World Journalism Institute

Training, presentations and panel discussions:

  • American Press Institute
  • American Society of News Editors
  • Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
  • Hampton University
  • J-Camp – Asian American Journalists Association
  • John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
  • Kent State University
  • Leadership Akron
  • Leadership Evansville
  • Leadership Tallahassee
  • Mid-America Press Institute
  • National Association of Black Journalists
  • National Association of Hispanic Journalists
  • National Press Club
  • Newsgeist US
  • News Media Alliance
  • Maynard Institute for Journalism Education
  • Ohio University, Scripps College of Communication
  • Ohio State University, Kiplinger Program for Public Affairs Journalism
  • Philadelphia Media Network
  • Poynter Institute for Media Studies
  • Society of Professional Journalists
  • Southern Newspaper Publishers Association
  • Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana

Moderator/host:

  • Akron Press Club
  • Indiana Debate Commission
  • Society of Professional Journalists
  • Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
  • University of Evansville

Broadcast host/regular panelist:

  • WEAO/WNEO-TV, Akron/Youngstown, Ohio
  • WIOT-FM, Toledo, Ohio
  • WNIN-TV/FM, Evansville, Ind.