Callie Shanafelt

Callie Shanafelt grew up in the suburbs of Seattle, WA. She started her undergraduate work at an international school now called Global College. She studied film and video in New York, Kenya and South Africa before returning to Washington State and completing her degree at the Evergreen State College. After graduation she worked on a radio program and TV show called Voices of Diversity, which sparked her love of journalism and all its possibilities. In journalism school, she plans to continue with TV and radio and develop multimedia skills. Swimming and karaoke are her preferred stress relievers.

Stories by Callie

Year-end showcase of youth arts at Civic Center

Richmond's young talent shared their skills with family and friends at The East Bay Center for the Performing Arts winter show at the Civic Center...

Christmas in Richmond

Four years ago a local young woman decided it was more important to give than receive on Christmas Day. This year her family and friends...

America SCORES increases literacy, with soccer

Girls at Lake Elementary School improve their writing ability, communication skills and fitness level - all while having fun.

New hope for Native Americans

Courtney Cummings follows in her mother's footsteps to provide care for the mental and cultural well-being of Native Americans at the recently-opened Native Wellness Center...

Clean clothes, clean environment

Richmond merchant cares for the environment and the neighborhood.