a professional wordsmith
to work for you. . .
1990, Sandy Hershelman has worked professionally as a
and photographer. Based in Port Hadlock, Washington, her byline
has appeared in local, regional and national publications, including
& Jefferson County Leader, the Olympic Peninsula
Business Journal, the Olympic Business Journal and The
extensive writing, photography, marketing, Web design and desktop
publishing skills benefit her numerous business and service organization
clients.She was named the 2008 Business
Leader of the Year by the Port Townsend Chamber of Commerce.
Washington Newspaper Publishers Association honored Sandy
with a number
of "Better Newspaper Contest" awards for her reporting.
They were in the categories of: "Best Comprehensive Coverage,""Government
Affairs,""General News Stories"
and "Best Humorous Feature."
County Fair's website was a First
Place winner in the Washington State Fairs
Association's 2007 and 2006 Web Page Contests.
Sandy presented "Effective
HBA Websites" at the 2006 National
Association of Home Builders' EOC Seminar in Connecticut.
Worden Searchlight Tower" photo was chosen to grace the Gatheringplace's
2001 Port Townsend calendar. Her "Lone Oarsman" was "Best
of Show" in Seafirst's 1995 "Faces of Washington"
competition. (See photos.)
Planning & Management magazine awarded the Chimacum
School District its "1998 Community Relations Award"
for its Chimacum School Matters district newsletter.
written, edited, and done the layout of Chimacum School Matters,
since its inception in January 1997. Since
the mid-1990s, she has also created most of Chimacum Schools'
bond and levy campaign informational brochures.
when the brand-new Port Townsend television station, PTTV
47, needed an on-air interviewer, they called Sandy. Since
PTTV's inception, she's covered numerous elections and
co-hosted some Town Meetings, as well.