Author Susan Ashline’s true crime book Without a Prayer is available at booksellers nationwide. She is represented by literary agent Lane Heymont of the Tobias Literary Agency.
Susan’s journalism career spans more than 25 years and includes news reporting for most of the major television networks. She has covered everything from breaking news to politics. Her long-time role as a court correspondent sparked a deep interest in law and the judicial process. Susan has worked as a TV/radio reporter, talk show host, television news anchor, magazine editor, website manager, and staff newspaper columnist for publishing juggernaut, Gannett. Her work has received major awards, including an Emmy nomination for a public broadcasting societal concerns program, a first place Associated Press award for general excellence in individual reporting, and a Gold Medal Award for Democrat and Chronicle online excellence. She graduated from Gloversville High School (NY), earned a BS in Mass Communications from the University of Massachusetts, and studied at the University of New Mexico and State University of New York.
Awards & Honors:
Gannett, Gold Medal Winner, Democrat and Chronicle.com/online excellence
Associated Press, First Place, Art Athens Award for General Excellence of Individual Reporting/WHAM
Associated Press, Special Mention, Art Athens Award, General Excellence Individual Reporting/WHAM
Associated Press, First Place, General Excellence in Use of Medium/WHAM
NY State Broadcasters Association, First Place, Outstanding Feature Story/WHAM
National Press Photographers Association Awards, Third Place, 2nd Quarter News Feature/R-NEWS
American Women in Radio and Television Commendation Awards, First Place, Public Affairs Division/WXXI
New York Emmy Awards, Nomination, Outstanding Societal Concerns Programming/WXXI