This event will bring together homeless service providers and members of the media to discuss how best to improve and increase media coverage of homelessness issues on the eastside. Following the panel discussion, attendees are encouraged to continue the conversation over light refreshments.
Barry Mitzman, Professor of Strategic Communications and Director, Center for Strategic Communications, Seattle University
Keith Ervin, Reporter, The Seattle Times
Craig Groshart, Editor, Bellevue Reporter & Issaquah/Sammamish Reporter
Jeanne Gustafson, Editor, Kirkland Patch
Judy Lightfoot, Contributing Writer and Editor, Crosscut
Homeless service provider panelists:
Congregations for the Homeless
Friends of Youth
YWCA of Seattle-King-Snohomish
We will meet at Friends of Youth's newly opened Youth Service Center in Kirkland. Parking is available across the street at the Church of Jesus Christ of LDS.
Please register in advance, as space is limited. If you have questions, contact Stephanie Velasco at 206-682-9541 or firstname.lastname@example.org.