Award-winning journalist and public speaker
Behind the Words
Kat Stafford is an award-winning journalist at the Detroit Free Press. Stafford, a Detroit native, has received several awards for her work. She was named a 2019 Ida B. Wells Investigative Fellow and she received the Society of Professional Journalists’ 2017 Young Journalist of the Year Award from the organization's Detroit Chapter. Stafford was also a 2016 Fellow of the Loyola Law School, Los Angeles’ prestigious Journalist Law School. Stafford is the vice president of the SPJ Detroit chapter and is a board member of Eastern Michigan University’s student newspaper, The Eastern Echo. Stafford has also made several television appearances and has hosted and moderated several events.
Detroit, MI, USA