Gary Sawyer


Dept:Greenlee School Journalism/Communication
Office:204a Hamilton
613 Wallace Rd.
Ames IA

Topics of interest: Digital Storytelling, editing, First Amendment, media management, reporting and writing

Office Hours: MW: 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Education: B.A., Iowa State University, 1978
M.B.A., Iowa State University, 1995


Gary Sawyer is a veteran journalist with nearly 40 years of experience as a newspaper reporter, editor and publisher in Denison, Davenport and Mason City, Iowa; Corvallis, Oregon and Decatur, Illinois. Sawyer is a graduate of Iowa State University. His teaching emphasis is in reporting and writing, although he also teaches courses in management and digital story-telling.