Independent journalist based in Pittsburgh. 2018 Alicia Patterson Fellow covering natural gas pipelines in Appalachia, contact me if you are interested in publishing or partnering. Also available for other work. Formerly: Washington Post staff photographer; digital and multimedia editor at the Detroit Free Press. West Virginia University professor. My roots are in Virginia with my first job at the Free Lance-Star. Lots of people have helped me along the way and I am honored to able to continue to give back through the Eddie Adams Workshop.