Alumni & Friends

In nearly six decades, the Dow Jones News Fund has prepared thousands of journalists who have advanced to prestigious careers at respected American media and are pioneering the latest in digital media. Our alumni can be found at nearly every major organization. Our network continues to flourish through networking events, professional development opportunities and volunteer activities.

Search the alumni portal to reconnect with friends from your program, find alumni in your newsroom or make new connections. The portal can be filtered by first name, year in program, employer or university.

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  • Pressley Baird Frevert
    Pressley Baird Frevert
    Education Writers Association University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill CLASS OF 2010
  • Kenn Altine, Dow Jones News Fund, Editing Internship
    Kenn Altine
    Sacramento SPCA University of Kentucky CLASS OF 1982
  • Edwin Acevedo
    TruStar Marketing San Jose State University CLASS OF 1991
  • Steven Keith Dow Jones News Fund Intern
    Steven Keith
    Miles Partnership Marshall University CLASS OF 1991
  • John Kepley
    University of Michigan University of Kansas CLASS OF 1998
  • Chris Dickerson
    Chris Dickerson
    West Virginia Record,U.S. Chamber of Commerce Marshall University CLASS OF 1991
  • Laura Poff
    Laura Poff
    Emory University Georgia State University CLASS OF 2013
  • Daniel Petty, Dow Jones News Fund, digital media intern
    Dan Petty
    MediaNews Group University of Richmond CLASS OF 2009
  • Theo DeRosa
    Theo DeRosa
    The Commercial Dispatch University of Missouri CLASS OF 2019