NCEW member George Neavoll retired September 1 from his position as
editor of the editorial page at the Portland Press Herald and Maine Sunday Telegram. During his 30year career in journalism, he worked for
The Wichita Eagle in Kansas and as an editor, editorial writer, and
reporter in Indiana, Idaho, and Oregon.
Neavoll recently won a Global Media Award from The Population
Institute in 1996, a Human Rights Award from the Portland chapter of
Amnesty International in 1995, and the first Portland Bias Crime Task
Force's Diversity Bridge Building Award in 1995.