How A Military Veteran Found His Place In The World Of Journalism

The Poynter-Koch Media & Journalism Fellowship offered a pathway from first-time reporter to editor-in-chief. Above, at left, Will Schick sits in the back of a local police truck during his last deployment to Afghanistan in 2017. At right, he works at his desk in the editorial office of Street Sense Media, where he is now editor-in-chief. (Courtesy of Will Schick)