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Nicole Shepard

Nicole Shepard


Deseret News National

Salt Lake City, UT

I am a reporter with Deseret News National. I focus on education, social causes and faith. I am an advocate of restorative justice practices and believe that freedom doesn't have to come at a high price.




Don't be afraid to fail. Be afraid not to try.

Utah Valley University

News Editor of the UVU Review

Work one on one with writers, improving writing and editing skills. Establish relationships in the community to generate news leads and provide writers with potential interviews. Edit using AP Style. Produce content weekly. Manage deadlines.

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Utah Valley University

News Writer

Research, investigate, and write news stories relevant to the student body.

Casa de Sperata


Connect English-speaking volunteers with Romanian-speaking leaders and organizations focusing on providing child services to understaffed orphanages in Romania.

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Utah Valley University

Content Manager

Worked as the content manager of an alumni magazine. Created a magazine from scratch. Established templates, content, edited photos, articles, and layout. Organized and managed a team of ten writers, editors and photographers.


Utah Valley University

Associate Editor

Worked one on one with three writers published in the college's academic journal. Performed content, substantive and copy editing. Worked under rigid deadlines.

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Cedar Fort, Inc

Marketing Intern

Organized new author training. Wrote new author training manual.Worked with marketing team to launch newly published books. Networked with book review bloggers. Ran emailing lists.


The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Managing Editor

Worked to verify historical documents. Managed source verification. Edited a 100-year-old document transfer for accuracy and clarity.

Utah Valley University

Bachelor of Science (BS), Integrated Studies: Writing Studies, Journalism, Peace and Justice Studies