RAS_portrait_cropRachel Anne Seymour works as a multimedia journalist at the Kitsap Sun, a daily newspaper in Washington State.

As a journalist on the Kitsap Peninsula, she covers the daily lives of an economically diverse county with strong ties to environmental tourism and the military at Naval Base Kitsap. Her current beat entails reporting on North Kitsap, including Poulsbo and Bainbridge Island.

She was previously a reporter and photographer at The Bigheart Times weekly newspaper located in Osage County, Okla., where she covered rural communities with long-held ranching and Native American traditions.

She also has worked at The Tyler Morning Telegraph in Tyler, Texas, and The Lawrence Journal-World in Lawrence, Kan.

Seymour has been awarded for her reporting and investigative writing, but also specializes in documentary photography. She has been internationally recognized by the Eddie Adams Workshop and the Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar, as well as honored by local state organizations, such as the Society of Professional Journalists and the Oklahoma Press Association.

She graduated from The University of Kansas School of Journalism and Mass Communications in May 2009. For more information read her full résumé.

[ P ]  206-370-0550
[ E ] rachel.anne.seymour@gmail.com