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  Nancy Dunham
 
Professional/Personal Overview
  Country, Folk, and Americana music are my specialities but I write about all things celebrity and entertainment related including television and movies.

My work appears in USA Weekend, Country Weekly, The Washington Times, Relix, The Washington Post, and other national publications and Web sites.

Work Info
 
Expertise
Editor 15 Years
Reporter 25 Years
Writer 23 Years
Specialty
Entertainment 10 Years
Television, Dance, Theatre, Movies 10 Years
Music 15 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
20 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Relix (11+), The Washington Post (3-5), Country Weekly Magazine (3-5), USA Today/Weekend (3-5), The Washington Times (1-2)
Other Work History
Reporter, various Gannett Newspapers (7 years); Executive Editor, various healthcare magazines; editor, national news magazine.
Computer Skills
Full Microsoft Office Suite, basic HTML, photography, Access
Technical Skills
Basic HTML
Equipment
Laptop, digital camera, audio
Foreign Language Skills
some French
Work Permits & Visas
US Resident
References
Upon request or via "Linked In."
Awards
Investigative reporting, regional award, Associated Press; General news, regional award, Associated Press; Best of Gannet, internal national award, Gannett News; Excellence in looseleaf book publication, national award, Newsletter & Electronic Publishers Association; APEX, regional award for publication excellence, best rewrite of a news article.
Other
I've studied Creative Non-Fiction Writing with Susan Shapiro, MJ Lord and Liza Monroy. I also completed a competitive Creative Non Fiction residency program at Yale University.
Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near Washington, DC. I am willing to travel anywhere. I have a driver's license. I have access to a car.
Work Samples
 
Music  
(USA Today/Weekend, 10/1/2014)
Kenny Chesney opened up about his "split" personality.
(USA Today/Weekend, 8/21/2014)
Brad Paisley Talks About His New Album
(Country Weekly Magazine, 8/14/2014)
I spent the day with Martina and her team to offer a behind-the-scenes perspective of her tour.
(Relix magazine, 7/11/2014)
Review of John Hiatt's album "Terms of My Surrender."
(The Washington Times, 6/30/2014)
Banjo is here, there and everywhere in country music and beyond.
(USA Weekend, 5/31/2014)
Jon Bon Jovi gives us a look at his personal life and philanthropy.
(Country Weekly Magazine, 5/23/2014)
Jim Lauderdale and Buddy Miller Talk Musical Kinship
Entertainment  
(USA Today/Weekend, 8/27/2014)
(The Washington Times, 7/20/2014)
Brad Paisley and the Rising Star producers talk about making a difference with the show.
(The Washington Times, 7/13/2014)
Lisa Kelly of 'Ice Road Truckers' talks stardom, trucking, and learning the truth.
(USA Today Home Magazine, 3/23/2014)
Jillian Michaels' shares some of her fashion faves.
(USA Today's Best Years Magazine, 11/1/2013)
Mariska Hargitay Talks Age, Kids, and SVU.
(USA Today Hunt & Fish, 8/3/2013)
Some of our favorite celebrities share stories about their hunting and fishing fun.
Contact Info
  Nancy Dunham
Washington, DC 
USA

Tel: 703-850-1239  
E-Mail: nancydunham@gmail.com
Website: http://nancydunham.com