Luncheon Speakers

March 3, 2005–Exploring the world–Nan Elliott

Exploring the world with Nan Elliott by Sherrie Simmonds Nan Elliott, Alaska Press Women’s March speaker, kept the APW audience engaged and entertained with stories of her experiences. The author, cruise ship lecturer, assistant professor, journalist, and filmmaker, having worked on assignments around the world, for an Alaskan governor, the White House, and the federal […]

Jan. 6, 2005–Narrative Journalism–Amanda Coyne

Coyne sets the scene on narrative journalism by Tara Witterholt After years of waiting for our invite to lunch, Anchorage Press writer Amanda Coyne admitted she felt like “the dorky girl at the dance.” But on January 6, Alaska Press Women motioned her to the popular table and asked her about working for the alternative […]

Oct. 7, 2004–Leading by example: Anchorage business woman builds successful television station–Carol Schatz

Leading by example: Anchorage business woman builds successful television station by Pamela Eldridge Carol Schatz says she selected the call letters of KYES for her locally owned television station because they sounded upbeat, but they could also represent Schatz’ personality. From her start as a volunteer disc jockey on KYUK radio in Bethel, to owning […]