Jannet Louise Walsh

Curriculum Vitae
Educator, Multimedia, Photojournalism, Strategic Communications
P.O. Box 96, Murdock, MN 56271
Cell: 352-598-7976, Home: 320-875-2623
Email: jannetwalsh@gmail.com
Career Portfolio http://jannetwalsh.com
Multimedia Education http://multimediatoolkit.me
Photojournalism: https://jannetwalshportfolio.com
My hands-on experiences span strategic communications, journalism, photojournalism, multimedia and
teaching. This unique skillset equips me to create effective content and educate students for a society
where, with a mobile device or computer, everyone is the media.

Master of Fine Arts Candidate in Creative Nonfiction Writing, Augsburg University, Minneapolis,
Minn. Working manuscript title Home to Knockanarroor. Publishing Concentration, Howling Bird
Press Editor. Anticipated graduation July 2019.

Master of Arts in photography, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, 1994. Thesis project from Ohio
University: “A photojournalist documentation of Native Americans in Nebraska, 1990-94,” was
presented to school children at Department of Defense School AFCENT International School, in
Brunssum, the Netherlands and Geilenkirchen NATO Air Base, Germany, 1994 to 1997.

Bachelor of Science - mass communications with advertising emphasis. Minor in marketing and
general business. St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, Minn., 1986.

Assistant Professor, Multimedia and Strategic Communications (Fall 2016 to present) and Adjunct
Professor (Fall 2015 to Summer 2016), Department of Mass Communications, St. Cloud State University.
Introduction to Multimedia, COMM 240 - Web Design: WordPress, Adobe Photoshop CC, Adobe Dreamweaver
CC with Bootstrap and TextWrangler. Video: iPad Mini, Panasonic AC90, editing video with Adobe Premiere
Pro CC and iMovie mobile app. Pubic Relations Courses: PR Cases and Campaigns, COMM 438/538, and
PR Writing, COMM 436/536, Spring 2017. Photojournalism, Fall 2018. Established Husky Agency Fall 2016,
https://huskyagency.org, student-service learning experience for aspiring PR students at SCSU. Evaluation of
teaching by students, average out of 5: COMM 240, Fall 2016, 4.74; Spring 2016, 4.6; Fall 2015, 4.5; COMM
438/538, 4.5. Multimedia: http://multimediatoolkit.me/ Adviser to SCSU PRSSA Chapter, Fall 2017 to
present. Mass COMM Hubbard Grant Fellowship at Goff Public, St. Paul, Minn., Summer 2017. Scholarship
chair, 2017-2018. Pakistan Student Association adviser, Spring 2017 to Spring 2018. National Student
Advertising Competition, NSAC, Adviser, Minneapolis, April 6-7, 2018.

Online Instructor at Udemy.com, multimedia, Video Promo essentials - Shoot, Edit and share video online,
https://www.udemy.com/video-promo-essentials-shoot-edit-and-share-video-online. Students enrolled, 654, as
of Feb. 2016, from around the world, create a quality promo video with iPhone or video camera. Golden Apple
Award, September 2013. http://jannetwalsh.com/blog/golden-apple-recipient-udemy-com/, October 2013 to

CNN iReporter, Citizen journalism, videos and photographs have appeared on CNN, CNN iReport, HLN,
HLN - Clark Howard Show, HLN Morning Express, both as a guest and iReporter, and CNN Radio. Quoted in
national and international stories as an iReporter and citizen journalist. At least 57 iReports approved for use
on CNN, with featured stories on home page of CNN.com. Recipient of CNN iReport Spirit Award, 2013.
http://www.cnn.com/ireport-awards/spirit-honorees, October 2010 to present.
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Freelance Multimedia Journalist, photographer, writer, Jannet Walsh Media, http://www.jannetwalsh.
com. Specializing in multimedia, digital still photography. Contributor on technology and career topics,
https://clark.com/voices/jannet-walsh/, February 2012 to present.

Mobile Journalist, West Central Tribune, Willmar, Minn., Oct. 18, 2010 to Aug. 24, 2011. Duties included
blogging, writing, editing, photography, video and production. http://www.wctrib.com

Community Relations/Communication Manager, Workforce Connection, currently known as CareerSource,
Ocala, Fla., a regional workforce board, http://www.careersourceclm.com. Duties included public and media
relations; social media; graphic design; videography, editing and production; digital photography; press release
writing; HTML and CSS web updating; purchasing media for promotions and worked as workforce and career
columnist for Citrus County Chronicle. http://www.chronicleonline.com. May 4, 2009 to August 12, 2010

Freelance photographer and writer, 2005 to 2010 for The Florida Catholic, Diocese of Orlando,
http://thefloridacatholic.org. Story: https://jannetwalshportfolio.com/2018/03/21/welcome-to-my-visual-journal-
ism-portfolio/ http://jannetwalsh.com/Docs/SaintInTheFamilyJannetWalsh.pdf

Staff photographer, Star-Banner, www.ocala.com, The New York Times Company, Ocala, Fla.
Photojournalist, Multimedia, digital still photography, videography editing and production. Jan. 1998 to Oct. 17,

Multimedia instructor, mentor, University of Florida, Summer Journalism Visitation Program, 2006 - 2010

Guest lecturer, on the topic of Truth and Faith in the Media at The John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin,
Poland, April of 2009, via Skype video from United States to a journalism class taught in English for Polish

Freelance photographer, Limburgs Dagblad, Herleen, the Netherlands, a daily Dutch language newspaper;
North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) portrait contract, Geilenkirchen NATO Air Base, Germany and Dutch
language publications. Established Dutch registered photo agency JWK Foto. Member of Dutch Association of
Photojournalists. 1995 to 1997. http://www.limburger.nl

Staff photographer and photo assignment desk editor, Omaha World-Herald, Omaha, Neb.,1990 to 1994.

Photo internship, The Flint Journal, Flint, Mich., Fall 1989 www.mlive.com/flint/

Photo internship, The Milwaukee Journal and Milwaukee Sentinel, Milwaukee, Wis., Summer 1989

Graduate teaching assistant, Apple computer teaching assistant, Ohio University, Spring 1989

Staff photographer, Beatrice Daily Sun, Beatrice, Neb. May 1987 to August 1988

Photo internship, Monticello Times, Monticello, Minn. Summer 1986, http://monticellotimes.com

Photo editor, University Chronicle, St. Cloud State University student newspaper, Spring1986.
Staff photographer: Fall 1985, Winter 1985 and Spring 1986, http://www.universitychronicle.net

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• Jannet Walsh, career and professional - http://jannetwalsh.com
• Multimedia Toolkit, multimedia teaching - http://multimediatoolkit.me
• Photojournalism, video and photography - https://jannetwalshportfolio.com/
• Husky Agency, student public relations agency - https://huskyagency.org

• Strategic Communications, Multimedia, Slide Shows, Newsletters, Presentations and Writing
• Media Interviews about Jannet Walsh: http://jannetwalsh.com/interviewsmedia.html
• Social Media: http://jannetwalsh.com/social.html
• Student Gallery: http://multimediatoolkit.me/student-gallery/
• Technologies: Software, Online Tools and Gear, http://jannetwalsh.com/tech.html
• Videos: http://jannetwalsh.com/video.html
Multimedia and Journalism
• Audio, video, graphics, digital still photography, citizen journalism and blogging
• Video shooting, editing and producing
• Deadline video shooting, editing, producing, video lighting
• Web design and development: WordPress, HTML and CSS, Bootstrap
• Multimedia Teaching: Online, workshops and university
• Mobile video: iPhone, iPad, mobile video shooting, editing and producing
• Skype recording: Audio, video and on air
• Writing: News, video and photo captions, features, travel, religious topics, career, blogging and social media,
Strategic Communications
• Teaching: PR Cases and Campaigns, COMM 438/538, and PR Writing, COMM 436/536, Spring 2017.
Established Husky Agency Fall 2016, https://huskyagency.org, student-service learning experience for aspiring
PR students at SCSU.
• Graphic design: Advertisements, promotions, educational training, newsletters and more
• On-air media spokesperson: Radio and television
• Writing: Press releases, brochures, radio public service announcements and promotions
• Website: HTML and CSS web updating and redesign management
• Media buyer: Radio, television, print, online and outdoor
• Columnist: Career, business and technology topics
• Print design: Newsletter, poster, print advertisement and billboard/outdoor
• Multimedia: Video shooting, editing and producing; digital still photography and audio recording,
• Adobe Creative Cloud: Acrobat, Photoshop, Lightroom, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere Pro CC, Audition,
Dreamweaver with Bootstrap, After Effects
• Adobe Creative Mobile Apps: Capture CC, Illustrator Draw, Comp CC, Preview CC, Premiere Clip, Post
and Lightroom for mobile
• Apple: Final Cut Pro X, iMovie, mobile iMovie for iPhone, iBooks Author, GarageBand, Pages, Numbers,
Keynote, Calendar, Notes, iTunes, Maps and Photos
• Online: D2L Brightspace, GitHub, Udemy, YouTube, Vimeo, Zotero and Social Media: Facebook, Twitter,
Instagram, LinkedIn and more
• Procreate, Audacity, Fetch, Microsoft: Word, Excel, PowerPoint; ScreenFlow, SoundSlides, Skype,
TextWrangler, Reflector, WordPress, Ultimatum and more
• View applications and technical list online: http://jannetwalsh.com/tech.html
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• Hubbard Grant Fellowship, Goff Public, St. Paul, Minn., Summer 2017

• The Cutting Edge, video editing workshop with Adam Epstein, Minneapolis, July 31, 2014,

• Poynter Institute for Media Studies: “A New Curriculum for a New Journalism,” 2013, scholarship recipient,

• CNN World Headquarters, Atlanta, Ga.: “CNN iReport Weekend and Awards,” 2012, invited participant,

• Certified Life and Career Coach Training, with Jay Block, Executive Career Coach, 2012

• Poynter Institute for Media Studies: “Critical Tools for Non-Traditional Journalist,” 2010, fellow,

• Poynter Institute for Media Studies: “Journalism That Matters Workshop,” 2009, fellow,

• The Stan Kalish Picture Editing Workshop, Ball State University, Muncie, Ind., June 4 - June 9, 2004,

• The Eddie Adams Workshop, http://www.eddieadamsworkshop.com, Jeffersonville, New York, invited
participant, Fall 1989

• Dutch: Conversational level

• Spanish: Limited conversational level

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• iPhone video “Isle Royale National Park” was accepted into the official selection of vides at
Cinephone, a film festival in Barcelona, Spain, October 2016. All video entires created with smart phones. See
more details at related my blog post.

Isle Royale Project Update - Video from Isle Royale project to publish June 2018 by the California Academy
of Science for education video for the Chicago Public Schools.

• 2013 CNN iReport Spirit Award Honoree, http://www.cnn.com/ireport-awards/spirit-honorees

• Golden Apple Award from Udemy.com, September 2013, http://jannetwalsh.com/blog/golden-apple-recipi-

• Great Communicator Award for an Institution awarded to Workforce Connection from the Ocala, Fla.,
Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Society, 2010

• Florida Press Club Excellence in Journalism Contest 2008 Class B: First Place Pictorial, Third Place
General News Photograph

• Florida Society of Newspaper Editors 2008 Competition, Third Place Online Slideshow,
Division C, “Sgt. Crow Remembered.” http://www.ocala.com/assets/slideshow/SGTCrow072807jw/index.html

• Florida Press Club Excellence in Journalism Contest 2007, Third Place for photo essay and Third Place
for portrait/personality. http://jannetwalsh.blogspot.com/2007/12/new-convent-of-nuns-comes-to-ocala.html

• Nominated for Chairman’s Award (Chairman of The New York Times Company) October 2006, “Muslims
in Marion” multimedia project, New York Times Regional Media Group.

• Florida Press Club Excellence in Journalism Contest 2006, Third Place for photo Illustration, Class B, for
food illustration

• Star-Banner Journalist of the Month, October 2001 and December 2003

• 1991 Second runner-up Nebraska Photographer of the Year

• 1990 Runner-up Nebraska News Photographer of the Year

• College Photographer of the Year Contest 1989, National Press Photographers Association First Place

• Nebraska News Photographers Association Contest 1988 (Division II, 15,000 circulation or less) First
Place News, First Place Portrait, Second Place feature, Third Place Feature and Third Place Portrait.
Nebraska Press Association Contest 1988 Third Place Feature

• Nebraska Associated Press Contest 1987, Second Place Feature Photography

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Interviews about Jannet Walsh
Current Interview List: http://jannetwalsh.com/interviewsmedia.html

• Featured in a CNN iReport video with actors from “Star Trek Into Darkness,” at approximately 1:40 in
video, May 16, 2013. http://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2013/05/16/orig-iri-intv-star-trek-darkness.cnn

• Interview, March 14, 2013, by Sarah Brown, CNN, London, “Catholics: 5 ways for Francis to move
forward,” CNN World. http://www.cnn.com/2013/03/14/world/irpt-pope-priorities/index.html

• Interview, Feb. 12, 2013, by Hada Messia and Michael Pearson, CNN, “To tired to go on, Pope Benedict
resigns,” CNN International, European editions.

• Video featured, Nov. 12, 2012, at WorldIrish.com, CNN iReport, “Video: A genealogical journey from
Minnesota to Knockanarror,” by Dave Mollory, Dublin, Ireland, WorldIrish. http://bit.ly/YoYCUq
Storify: https://storify.com/jannetwalsh/genealogical-journey-from-minnesota-to-knockanarr

• Book interview, October 12, 2012, by Mark Meltzer, Atlanta, featured in a New York Times best seller, “Clark
Howard’s Living Large for the Long Haul,” publisher Avery, 2013.

• Featured in CNN television and online promotional video with iReporters, “America’s Choice,” 2012
presidential election. http://ireport.cnn.com/docs/DOC-726308

• Interview via Skype for live shot, on March 9, 2012, by HLN anchor Richelle Carey about zero job growth,
the lowest since World War II.

• Featured in Overheard on CNN, “Time to bring troops home?” March 20, 2012.

• Interview, “iReport Pundit of the Week: Jannet Walsh,” by March 20, 2012.

• Featured, “iReport Pundits share top election issues,” CNN iReport blog, April 20, 2012.

• Interview, CNN Living, “1940s Census records unlock family mysteries,” by Emanuella Grinberg, CNN,
April 17, 2012. www.cnn.com/2012/04/16/living/1940-census-records-history/index.html

• Interview via Skype for HLN - Clark Howard Show, “Industrious iReporter hire herself!” April 21, 2012.

• Featured in CNN video, “UN: Internet expression a human right,” July 26, 2012.

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• Interview by Lisa Desjardins and Emma Lacey-Bordeaux, from CNN Radio, in Murdock, Minn. on July
16, 2012, for a story on small businesses. Featured on the CNN.com home page, CNN iReport, CNN,

• Radio audio story, CNN Radio written story, CNN U.S., http://cnnradio.cnn.com/2012/07/31/

• Participated in CNN iReport debate on subject of jobs, CNN Politics, “Where are the jobs?” July 11, 2012.

• Interview, CNN Health, by Elizabeth Landau, CNN, “Unemployment takes tough mental toll,” June 15,
2012. http://www.cnn.com/2012/06/14/health/mental-health/psychology-unemployment/index.html

• Interview, featured in CNN Living story, May 9, 2012, in “8 ideas for a memorable Mother’s Day,” by
Ashely Strickland and Jamie Gumbrecht, CNN. http://www.cnn.com/2012/05/09/living/ireport-mothers-day/in-

• Interview, Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) by Jennifer Vogel, MPR, “Behind the brain gain: Ups and downs
of going rural,” May 16, 2012. http://blogs.mprnews.org/ground-level/2012/05/behind-the-brain-gain-moving-

• Interview via Skype, HLN Morning Express and CNN.com, “I am America,” on Feb. 23, 2012.

• Interviewed via Skype for HLN - Clark Howard Show, “Clark Howard and iReporter’s resolution,” Jan. 24,
2012. http://www.cnn.com/videos/us/2012/01/24/clark-irpt-resolution-sot.cnn

• Featured in CNN television and online, “Meet some of the one million iReporter,” Jan. 20, 2012.

• Featured on CNN promotion and video, “America’s Choice promo with iReporters,” Jan. 4, 2012.

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Current Writing List: Education, Press Releases, Technology and Features

• Contributor on technology and career topics, https://clark.com/voices/jannet-walsh/

• Archived list of career and workforce columns: http://www.careersourceclm.com/search-page.aspx?-
search=jannet+walsh and http://www.chronicleonline.com/search/site/Jannet%20walsh

• Written story, July 9, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “No-cost Microsoft training is here,” Workforce Connection.

• Written story, March 19, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “Captain of the search,” Workforce Connection.

• Written story, April 23, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “Workforce stands at attention,” Workforce Connection.

• Written story, Jan. 22, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “Safety net tool kit,” Workforce Connection.

• Written story, Feb. 25, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “To market, to market,” Workforce Connection.

• Written story, March 25, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “Medical records careers,” Workforce Connection.

• Written story, Aug. 6, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “Getting, keeping the best employees,” Workforce
Connection. http://www.chronicleonline.com/content/jannet-walsh-workforce-conncection-72510

• Written story, Aug. 13, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “Once you get the job interview,” Workforce Connection.

• Written story, June 25, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “County takes on change, innovation,” Workforce
Connection. http://www.chronicleonline.com/content/jannet-walsh-workforce-connection-61210

• Written story, March 4, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “Apply early for aid,” Workforce Connection.

• Written story, Aug. 27, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “Use big net for job search,” Workforce Connection.

• Written story, July 9, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “A tip for recent grads: Facebook, face time needed,”
Workforce Connection. http://www.chronicleonline.com/content/jannet-walsh-workforce-connection-62710

• Written story, Oct. 22, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “Red flags for job scams,” Workforce Connection.

• Written story, May 21, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “Break out of the maze,” Workforce Connection.

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• Written story, Sept. 10, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “When applying, research the company,” Workforce
Connection. http://www.chronicleonline.com/content/janett-walsh-workforce-connection-8810

• Written story, Oct. 15, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “Start a business,” Workforce Connection.

• Written story, Sept. 18, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “Positive thinking required for job search,” Workforce
Connection. http://www.chronicleonline.com/content/workforce-connection-91309-positive-thinking-re-

• Written story, May 21, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “Older? Out of Work? Repackage yourself,” Workforce
Connection. http://www.chronicleonline.com/content/workforce-connection-52310

• Written story, Oct. 29, 2009, by Jannet Walsh, “Learn English for better advantage in job hunting,”
Workforce Connection. http://www.chronicleonline.com/content/102509-workforce-connection-learn-en-

• Written story, Oct. 2, 2009, by Jannet Walsh, “Rebound from ‘no thanks’,” Workforce Connection.

• Written story, Jan. 7, 2010, by Jannet Walsh, “Personal Branding,” Workforce Connection.

• Written story, Nov. 12, 2009, by Jannet Walsh, “Ask for the job,” Workforce Connection.

• Written story, Dec. 23, 2009, by Jannet Walsh, “Hang in there,” Workforce Connection.

• Written story, Dec. 5, 2011, by Jannet Walsh, “Home to Knockanarroor - Pillowcase Photo,” CNN iReport,
CNN vetted iReport. http://ireport.cnn.com/docs/DOC-712840 and http://ireport.cnn.com/docs/DOC-712149

• Written story, Oct. 24, 2008, by Jannet Walsh, “The saint in the family,” The Florida Catholic, and multimedia

• Written story, May 29, 2005, by Jannet Walsh, “Seeing red,” ocala.com.

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