Sandra Fish

Data Journalist,

Colorado Media Project, First Draft News Fellow

Sandra Fish is a data journalist who’s covered campaign finance in Colorado for 20 years, writing for multiple outlets including the Colorado Sun, Colorado Public Radio, KUNC, Chalkbeat, and others. She also teaches students at University of Colorado Boulder, and has written about politics for national outlets such as former AOL outlet PoliticsDaily, the Washington Post’s She the People and Roll Call. For three years, she followed the money for nonprofit New Mexico In Depth, where she received awards from the New Mexico Foundation for Open Government and Common Cause New Mexico. In 2020 Fish, as she is known, will provide training and technical support for Colorado newsrooms participating in First Draft News’ mis-/dis-information training and campaign finance data analysis and reporting.