Sunday, Dec 17, 2017
Home » News » SpokaneFāVS Welcomes Assistant Editor

SpokaneFāVS Welcomes Assistant Editor

SpokaneFāVS Welcomes Assistant Editor

Cate Wetherald

SpokaneFāVS is pleased to announce it’s adding an assistant editor to its editorial team.

Cate Wetherald, who most recently was the director of communications for the Episcopal Diocese of Spokane, will now be a lead editor at FāVS.

She was raised in the Bible Belt, has a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Lyon College and a Master of Arts in Pastoral Ministry from Gonzaga University. She is also a trained spiritual director.

Wetherald can be reached at

If you appreciate the work SpokaneFāVS does, will you consider making a donation today?

Tracy Simmons

About Tracy Simmons

Tracy Simmons, who teaches journalism at Gonzaga University, is an award winning journalist specializing in religion reporting, digital entrepreneurship and social journalism. In her 13 years on the religion beat, Simmons has tucked a notepad in her pocket and found some of her favorite stories aboard cargo ships in New Jersey, on a police chase in Albuquerque, in dusty Texas church bell towers, on the streets of New York and in tent cities in Haiti.
Simmons has worked as a multimedia journalist for newspapers across New Mexico, Texas and Connecticut. Currently she serves as the executive director of, a digital journalism start-up covering religion news and commentary in Spokane, Wash.

She also writes for The Spokesman-Review and for the Religion News Service.

Visit My Website
View All Posts



Check Also

Missionary work a crucial part of faith traditions

Some of the most visible missionaries in the United States are from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS). Why do these people give so much of their time to participate in missionary work?