I am an assistant professor of multimedia journalism in the Richard T. Robertson School of Media and Culture at Virginia Commonwealth University.

My professional background: Journalism, mostly digital and print. I have worked for various daily newspapers as well as online media outlets in California and abroad.

photo of Karen McIntyre

My personal background: I was fortunate enough to be born and raised in Lake Tahoe, California. I try to travel as much as possible. So far, I have made it to 38 countries.