Michael Hebert
Print Journalist

Experience: 1-3 Years

Category: Print Journalist

Michael Hebert

2002 Kensington Green Dr., Smyrna, Ga.


Professional Experience

Intern at The Atlanta Journal-Constitution June 2019- August 2019

Wrote on deadline covering a variety of Atlanta's professional sports teams and college athletics. Produced game stories, features, enterprise pieces, breaking news as well as on the spot videos for social media.

Sports Editor at Red & Black June 2018-August 2018

Managed the sports content at the Red & Black during summer 2018. Responsible for all Georgia athletics coverage, covered 2018 SEC Media Days in its entirety

Assistant Sports Editor at Red & Black August 2018-December 2018

Assisted in managing the sports content at the student newspaper as well as regularly met with writers for critiques with read-through sessions, covered Georgia football while also serving this position

Reporter for the 2018 Department of Defense Wounded Warrior Games June 2018

Assigned to cover the games for the Grady sports bureau at the University of Georgia, wrote three in-depth feature profiles that were published in publications across the United States

Correspondent at the Marietta Daily Journal August 2017- December 2017

Covered high school football games as a paid sports correspondent, spoke with players and coaches, worked on deadline reporting

Intern at the Marietta Daily Journal May 2017- July 2017

Helped with high school football coverage with the magazine Kickoff 2017 as well as daily newspaper writing on several topics such as Kennesaw State Sports, Atlanta United, and high school football recruit updates

Staff Writer at Red & Black January 2016-current

Writes for the football and men's basketball beats, covering feature stories as well as game recaps and previews, has written for seven different beats, including football, men's basketball, softball, swimming and diving, women's tennis, track & field and football recruiting


The University of Georgia, Journalism, Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, Spanish minor, Grady Sports Media Certificate Program June 2015- May 2019

Athens, GA

Honors and Awards

Winner of a shared Best Community Service- Sports' award honoring the Red & Black sports desk for the state of Georgia in 2018, presented by the Georgia College Press Association

Order of Omega Honor Society- member

Community Service and Leadership

Executive Council at Sigma Nu Fraternity, Mu Chapter August 2016-December 2017

Served as recorder for the executive council, in charge of managing documents as well as running the clerical work for the fraternity


Analytical, detail- oriented, proficient in Excel, HTML, CSS and JavaScript, audio, video production and long-form storytelling


John Bednarowski, sports editor, Marietta Daily Journal contact: cell: 205-215-6287

Rebecca Burns, publisher, Red & Black Newspaper contact: cell: 404-245-4054