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.


January 30, 2018: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Diverse Emerging Leaders, Toronto, Ont.

March 9, 2018: National Institute for Computer-Assisted Reporting conference, Chicago, Ill.



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
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
Poynter Institute for Media Studies
Society of Professional Journalists
Southern Newspaper Publishers Association
Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana


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.