Alex Stonehill is a multimedia journalist whose work has been published by PBS, the Seattle Times, FRONTLINE/World, and the Seattle Weekly. He is Program Director and one of the founders of the Common Language Project, a nonprofit organization devoted to multimedia journalism that is now housed in the UW Communication Department. Alex teaches courses in Entrepreneurial Journalism and Multimedia Freelancing and organizes quarterly workshops on digital media for Communication and Journalism students. He has technical skills in digital photography and video production. He won the 2008 SPJ Award for Business Reporting, First Place for the feature Bitter Harvest and was a Media21 Fellow in 2009.