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Yocom, Katy

Katy Yocom

  • Name(s)
    • Katy Yocom
  • Date of Birth
    • Atchison, Kansas
  • Residence(s)
    • Atchison, Kansas
    • Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • M.F.A. in Writing, Spalding University, Louisville, Kentucky
  • Life Events
  • Awards and Recognitions
    • Al Smith Award from the Kentucky Arts Council, 2019
    • Siskiyou Prize for New Environmental Literature for Three Ways to Disappear, 2019
    • First Horizon Award for Three Ways to Disappear, 2019
    • Micro Press Award for Three Ways to Disappear, 2019
    • Three Ways to Disappear named a Barnes & Noble Top Indie Favorite
    • Grant from the Elizabeth George Foundation
    • Grant from the Kentucky Foundation for Women
    • Nominated for a Pushcart Prize
  • Employment
    • Associate Director of Communications and Alumni Relations, Master of Fine Arts in Writing Program, Spalding University, Louisville, Kentucky, 2013-present
    • Program Associate, Master of Fine Arts in Writing Program, Spalding University, Louisville, Kentucky, 2003-2013
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Teacher
    • Speaker
    • Writer
    • Director

Young, Jeff

  • Name(s)
    • Jeff Young
  • Date of Birth
  • Residence(s)
    • Huntington, West Virginia
    • Charleston, West Virginia
    • Boston area, Massachusetts
    • Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • Nieman Fellow, Harvard University, 2011-2012
    • Biology, University of Charleston, Charleston, West Virginia, 1990-1991
    • B.A., Journalism and Political Science, Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia, 1990
  • Life Events
  • Awards and Recognitions
    • Named a Nieman Journalism Fellow, Harvard University, 2012
  • Employment
    • Managing editor, Ohio Valley ReSource, Louisville Public Media, 2016-
    • Communications Officer, Pew Environmental Group, Boston, Massachusetts, 2012-2016
    • Public Radio International program, "Living on Earth"
      • Host and Senior Correspondent, 2009-2012
      • Washington Correspondent, 2003-2009
    • Adjunct Professor, West Virginia University, 2000-2002
    • West Virginia Public Broadcasting
      • Bureau Chief, 1996-2003
      • Newscast Anchor and Program Host, 1991-1996
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Journalist
    • Reporter
    • Editor
    • Writer

Yudkin, Franklin Sherwood

Franklin Sherwood Yudkin

  • Name(s)
    • Franklin Sherwood Yudkin
    • Franklin S. Yudkin
    • F. S. Yudkin
  • Date of Birth
  • Residence(s)
    • Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
    • Indiana University
  • Life Events
  • Awards and Recognitions
  • Employment
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Attorney
    • Writer