Kate Prengaman, an award-winning science writer, has been named associate editor of Good Fruit Grower.
A resident of Yakima, Washington, Prengaman earned a bachelor’s degree in biology and environmental science, magna cum laude, from the College of William and Mary and a master’s degree in science journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
“Kate is a talented writer who will further strengthen Good Fruit Grower’s science and research reporting, long a hallmark of our magazine,” said Casey Corr, managing editor. “Our mission as a grower-owned publication is providing essential, educational information. I know readers will appreciate the depth and accuracy of Kate’s articles on research and other important topics.”
Prengaman most recently served as the natural resources reporter for the Yakima Herald-Republic. She will be based in the magazine’s Yakima office.
– by O. Casey Corr