Amelia Ferrell Knisely

Amelia covered education and children’s issues for The Tennessean in Nashville. She has written extensively about homelessness and poverty, and she previously served as editor of The Contributor, a nonprofit newspaper sold by people experiencing homelessness. Her writing on the plight of migrant tomato farmers was nominated for an international news award. Originally from West

The Charleston Gazette-Mail

The Charleston Gazette-Mail is a state capital newspaper with a national reputation for investigative journalism. The newspaper’s work provides readers with the most up-to-date, accurate news in Charleston, the Kanawha Valley and West Virginia. In recent years, the news organization’s Pulitzer Prize-winning reporting on the opioid crisis focused national attention on the problem, and led