PRNDI Names Alumna Phyllis Fletcher “2017 Editor of the Year”

Phyllis Fletcher (M.C. 2011), managing editor of the Northwest News Network, has been selected as the inaugural recipient of PRNDI’s Editor of the Year award.

PRNDI is celebrating 2017 as the “Year of the Editor.” The editor of the year award is designed to recognize an individual who exemplifies the very best in story editing and newsroom leadership.

“Phyllis Fletcher is one of the finest editors working in public media today. Her positive influence on the many reporters she has worked with is evident in the work they have produced,” says PRNDI President Terry Gildea. “She continues to be a vital mentor to people she works with. PRNDI is excited to honor her with our first annual Editor of the Year Award.”

Fletcher has been with Northwest News Network (N3) since August of 2014, where she oversees and edits the work of N3’s reporters, identifies opportunities for collaborative news projects among partner stations, and facilitates the sharing of content between stations and newsrooms.

Read More about Fletcher’s Award HERE