At our Young Professional Coffee Hour on May 17th, our guest speaker is Trevor Brown. Trevor Brown is works with Oklahoma Watch, one of our state’s best producers of in-depth and investigative journalism on public policy and quality-of-life issues.
This month’s topic is World Press Freedom. With constant attacks on the media, we hope to learn more about the importance of World Press Freedom and the need for journalism in today’s fast-paced and ever changing world.
Trevor Brown has covered state and local politics for nearly a decade. He has been the State Capitol reporter for Oklahoma Watch since 2016. Before that he spent five years as the Wyoming Tribune Eagle’s statehouse reporter and previously covered state issues for Community Newspaper Holdings Inc.’s chain of newspapers in Oklahoma. He was the city/county government reporter for the Staunton News Leader in Virginia. Brown received bachelor’s degrees in journalism and political science from Indiana University, where he also served as editor-in-chief of the Indiana Daily Student. He was a Pulliam Fellow at the Indianapolis Star and an intern at the Evansville Courier & Press.
The United Nations Association of Oklahoma City is proud to host Trevor Brown at our Young Professionals Coffee Hour. It is on May 17th at from 5:30-6:45 p.m. at Classen Coffee located at 2515 N. Classen Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73106. There is no cost to attend. See you there! Please RSVP on Facebook.