Category: Members Spotlight

NPC Member Spotlight: Karla Wheeler

Karla Wheeler grew up in Philadelphia and later lived in Ontario, finally relocating to Naples, in 1989. One of the Naples Press Club’s founding members, Wheeler currently serves on the NPC Board of Governors as membership chair. A lover of…

Faces of NPC: Maureen Sullivan-Hartung

True to her email address, mshwrites@gmail.com, Maureen Sullivan-Hartung loves to write. Originally from Huntington, West Virginia, in 1981 she was living in Kentucky and visited Naples on vacation from her job. Due to her mother’s initiative, she interviewed for and secured…

Faces of NPC: Suzi Weinert

Who would ever think that rummaging through garages, bazaars and thrift shops would spark an idea for a mystery thriller? Well, that’s just what it did for author Suzi Weinert. Although enjoying country life in Locust Grove, Virginia, she has…

Faces of the NPC: Meet D.K. Christi

D.K. Christi has a colorful background that has no doubt contributed to her storehouse of experiences, today expressed through her craft as an author and journalist. A native of Michigan, while her travels have allowed her to spend time in…

Meet Roger Parkinson

Born in White Plains, New York, Parkinson’s family moved to Bethesda, Maryland, a suburb of Washington, D.C., when he was five years old. As an undergrad at Dartmouth, he was a reporter and then an editor for the college paper,…

Faces of NPC: Meet Rhona Saunders

A Naples resident for 22 years and, who along with her husband, Terry Miller was a founding member of the Naples Press Club in the mid-nineties, Rhona Saunders has had an interesting, professional career. Having worked in the political milieu…

More Member News for March

Here are some updates on the FGCU journalism program of which I am very excited about and anxious to share with the Club. Starting with two of our faves: Maryann Batlle (one of the students that presented to NPC ……

New Member Spotlight — Arnold Klinsky

Chicago, Illinois. Okinawa, Japan. Davenport, Iowa. St. Louis, Missouri. Hartford, Connecticut. Rochester, New York. Those are the places our new Naples Press Club member Arnold Klinsky lived before becoming a Florida resident this past spring. With vacation trips to Pelican…

Welcome to new NPC Members

NPC always welcomes new members and this year has been an exceptionally good one for adding to our ranks. Joining us are: Sarah Adams, a marketing professional who has moved from Massachusetts to Naples. Currently she is a Freelance Writer…