Scott’s career spans television & newspaper newsrooms in Minneapolis, Portland, Seattle, and Anchorage. In addition to his specialty – creating emotionally impactful video content on deadline – Jensen has more than a decade of experience successfully managing the creative, editorial, production, and personnel elements of television news departments including KTUU-TV in Anchorage and KING-TV in Seattle.
His storytelling accomplishments include two National Press Photographers Association Ernie Crisp Photographer of the Year awards & two National Edward R. Murrow awards. He has earned two dozen regional Emmys for producing coverage of breaking news, features, and non-narrated stories.
Carolyn’s media career began at the Boston Red Sox before she transitioned from sports to TV news in Anchorage and Seattle. She worked as Communications Manager for Governor Bill Walker and led the Municipality of Anchorage’s Vote by Mail public relations campaign, turning out the most voters in local election history.
She will earn her master’s degree in public administration from the University of Alaska-Anchorage in 2020. Carolyn’s accomplishments include a James Beard Award, Society of Professional Journalists Sigma Delta Chi Award, being named a finalist for the NPPA Ernie Crisp award, and the Alaska District-Church of the Nazarene Distinguished Service Award.
Radio Television Digital News Association
Two-time National Edward R. Murrow Award winner, includingFeature Reporting and Use of Sound and Video.
One dozen Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, including Feature Reporting, Sports Reporting, Best Use of Sound and Video, News Documentary and News Series.
National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
Two dozen Regional Emmy Awards, including Video Essay, Special Event Coverage, Video Journalist, Continuing Coverage, Photographer, General Assignment Report, News Series, Editor, Serious Feature, Hard Feature Series, Same Day Hard Feature, Soft Feature Series, Ongoing Feature Series, Videography Sports, Spot News, Soft Feature Series.
Dozens of Awards
NPPA Best of Photojournalism
NPPA Television Quarterly Clip Contest
Alaska Press Club
Alaska Broadcasters Association
James Beard Foundation
James Beard Award, Television Segment
National Press Photographers Association | Life Member
Ernie Crisp Photographer of the Year finalist
Kenneth P. McLaughlin Award for Merit
West Regional Photographer of the Year
Alaska District, Church of the Nazarene
Distinguished Service Award, for plane crash survival television news coverage