Photojournalist an Environmental Journalism Fellow

Joanna Pinneo

Joanna Pinneo

Photojournalist Joanna B. Pinneo ’76 will research and report on the effects of household air pollution and the implementation of clean cookstoves as a recipient of this year’s Ted Scripps Fellowship for Environmental Journalism.

As a Scripps Fellow, Pinneo is spending nine months at the University of Colorado-Boulder auditing classes and working on her in-depth journalistic project.

Pinneo has traveled to 66 countries as a freelance photographer, sharing her work in National Geographic, The New York Times, Smithsonian, Time, St. Petersburg Times, Geo, and other publications. Her award-winning work has appeared in book collections and is included in National Geographic’s 50 Greatest Photographs.

She is a member of Ripple Effect Images, a collective of photographers who document the lives of women in developing countries, especially as they combat the impact of climate change.