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.


  • suzy-taylor
    Suzy Taylor Oakley
    Freelance Arkansas State University CLASS OF 1987
  • ashley-dye
    Ashley Dye
    Tampa Bay Times Ball State University CLASS OF 2015
  • ben-dashley
    Benjamin Dashley
    Gannett Ball State University CLASS OF 2012
  • stephanie-washington
    Stephanie (Guthrie) Washington
    Fresenius Medical Care North America Oklahoma State University CLASS OF 1995
  • jaysmith
    Jay R. Smith
    Cox Media Group Ohio State University CLASS OF 1970
  • alison-smith
    Alison Kistler Smith
    The Philadelphia Inquirer Pennsylvania State University CLASS OF 2003
  • sara-bondioli
    Sara Bondioli
    HuffPost University of Missouri CLASS OF 2005
  • kristi-barnes
    Kristi Barnes
    Houzz California State University, Chico CLASS OF 1987
  • cyramaster
    Cyra Master
    The Hill Emerson College CLASS OF 2006