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Meet Gifti Abbo, writing about racial, economic equality

Gifti Abbo
Gifti Abbo

Please welcome Gifti Abbo to our team of writers.

Abbo recently graduated from Whitworth University and is working toward a career in medicine.

She is a second-generation Ethiopian-American raised in Spokane and for FAVS will be writing about issues surrounding racial and economic disparities both locally and abroad.

About Tracy Simmons

Tracy Simmons is an award winning journalist specializing in religion reporting, digital entrepreneurship and social journalism. In her 15 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 SpokaneFAVS.com, a digital journalism start-up covering religion news and commentary in Spokane, Wash. She is also a Scholarly Assistant Professor at Washington State University.

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