2018 Fellow

Jaclyn O'Laughlin

Jaclyn.jpgJaclyn O'Laughlin is an award-winning documentary filmmaker who has a passion for writing, photography, and filmmaking, and has used those skills at a variety of newspapers and organizations in Virginia and Washington DC. Jaclyn currently works as a multimedia manager and head video producer for a national association and has previously worked as a photojournalist and reporter for an international news organization. Jaclyn was also honored with Virginia Press Association Awards during her time as a reporter with a community newspaper in Virginia. 

Fellowship Project: Breaking Barriers is a web series about women who have pursued careers traditionally held by men in both white-collar and blue-collar professions, as well as those who are advocating for and advancing women’s rights.