South Dakota Public Broadcasting
Location: South Dakota
Beat: Ethnic communities including Native Americans
Position: South Dakota has nine Native American Reservations. There are 86 different languages spoken in Sioux Falls, the state’s largest school district. While most of the population is white, the state is more and more diverse. This energetic, organized and goal-focused multi-platform journalist covers news with a special focus on diversity and representation. This role seeks out new voices that represent different heritages, languages, and traditions; spots trends, navigates cultural differences, and writes stories that introduce South Dakotans to their neighbors. This position leads work on a statewide network for a discerning audience that appreciates and supports good local journalism.
Reporter: Richard Two Bulls