Brandy Shreve is an award-winning photojournalist and writer living in Mount Vernon, Wash. with her husband, Joel, and son, Rhys. She is a former staff photographer for the Skagit Valley Herald and former editor of The Northern Light in Blaine. She currently spends her time freelancing, specializing in lifestyle and photojournalism, and chasing a toddler who never stops moving.
2016 Pioneer News Group Awards
1st Place: News Photography, "Light up the Boulevard"
2015 Pioneer News Group Awards
1st Place: Breaking News Reporting (with Evan Marcynzski)
2014 Washington Newspaper Publishers Association Washington Better Newspaper Contest
2nd place: Color Feature Photo, "Letting go"
1st Place: Website Design, Pacific Coast Weddings website
3rd Place: General News Feature, "A piece of seafaring history finds a home in Blaine"
2013 Washington Newspaper Publishers Association Washington Better Newspaper Contest
2nd place: Best Short Personality Profile
2nd place: Best Lifestyle Feature Story
2nd place: Color Feature Photo
2nd place: B&W Feature Photo
2nd place: Color Photo Essay
Brandy's work has been published in The Northern Light, Mount Baker Experience, Pacific Coast Weddings, Waterside Skagit Valley Herald, The Missoula Independent, Montana Kaimin and multiple Associated Press media outlets.