All posts by Melissa Gomez

Bringing New Voices to Florida

While getting legislation in during the 2018 legislative year didn’t happen, there are supporters in Florida who are looking forward to bringing it to next year’s legislative session. Part of that hope comes from the fact that there are many...

/ March 8, 2018

32 Photojournalists, Not One of them Female

Melissa Gomez is an Active Voice fellow reporting from Tampa, FL. When I think about the professional newsrooms I’ve been in, I realize I have been fortunate enough to be able to look up to strong female role models. It’s...

/ October 6, 2017