Apr 30, 2013 10:19 AM
Heather Jackson is an award-winning journalist from Fontana, California. She joined our team in January of 2013 after graduating from Arizona State University in December of 2012.
She has interned at top places like CNN and the White House as the press intern for First Lady Michelle Obama. She has recently won the 2013 New Media Institute Standard of Excellence award for her documentary about the impact of YouTube on the music, news, and television industries.
She was the founding president of the National Association of Black Journalist's collegiate chapter at Arizona State University.
Locally, she is part of the Big Brothers, Big Sisters program as a mentor. She is passionate about her community so if you have a news tip like her Facebook page and follow her on Twitter.