Jana Bommersbach

Jana Bommersbach was born in Fargo, North Dakota, and educated at the University of North Dakota and the University of Michigan.  She moved to Arizona in 1972 and has been an acclaimed and respected journalist for decades.   Her  body of work  has encompassed nearly every aspect of the profession:  reporter, editor, columnist, investigative reporter, TV newscaster and author.  Among her many awards is an Emmy for her Centennial special, Outrageous Arizona, and 4 writing awards from her peers at the Arizona Press Club.  Jana has been an instrument of change throughout her career, always emphasizing fairness and honesty in her communication with others.  That fact is why she is known for her integrity—moral journalism, as her colleagues call it.

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