Richard Dunn


An award-winning journalist with an extensive background in reporting, editing and writing, and since 2005 grant writing, content development, copy editing and public relations; writing a weekly column for the Orange County Register/Coastal Current; supporting multiple fundraising objectives, including donor cultivation and fundraising. • Ability to develop and edit a variety of content: news and feature stories, press releases, newsletters, grant proposals, letters of inquiry and correspondence ? More than three decades as a reporter, editor and columnist ? Experience managing personnel and staff, including as Daily Pilot Sports Editor • Social media content development and knowledge of social media platforms • Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills, including extensive interviewing • Independent worker, self-motivated and creative thinker who is able to provide new ideas • Able to meet strict deadlines, manage up or down and serve as a committed team player