The Chester County Independent welcomes newly hired staff writer, Kendall Patterson to its staff. Patterson hails from Corinth Miss., an Ole’ Miss Print Journalism grad, specializing in public relations with a minor in digital media.
Patterson interned with the Daily Corinthian in addition to working as staff writer and photographer at the Daily Mississippian. He enjoys photography and poetry, and loves all things superhero.
A man of many skills and talents, Patterson eagerly anticipates applying his technical training at the Independent. “I’m glad to be able to work with the community in Henderson and Chester County. I hope to make an impact personally with people’s lives and with the paper to make my mark. I am looking forward to events and sports I will cover, theater programs and more.”
Patterson intends to reach out through technology, among other venues to younger generations and beyond. “I plan to keep (the Independent’s) social media up to date, using my digital media skills for the community,” he said.
“I am pleased to have Kendall join our team,” said publisher Scott Whaley. “In addition to his great interviewing and writing abilities he will make our digital platform much more inviting and informative. If you have a story idea that would be good for the newspaper Kendall can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.”