Doug Oakley

1201 Blake St.

Berkeley, CA 94702


Twitter: @douglasoakley

Facebook: doug.oakley.75

Professional Profile

Writer/Reporter/Editor: 24 years newspaper, magazine, online journalism experience

Photographer: 20 years print/online journalism experience


San Jose Mercury News, Oakland Tribune; Contra Costa Times; Berkeley Voice


Staff Reporter/Photographer

Daily writing and photography responsibilities include news developments generated out of Berkeley, Calif. and from UC Berkeley. Topics include k-12 and higher education, city politics and policy, business, green energy, medical marijuana, environmental activism, sustainability and government watchdog reporting.

San Francisco Examiner


Staff Photographer

Photographed and edited news, sports and feature stories

Travel Weekly Magazine


Hawaii Bureau Chief

Wrote, edited and photographed news and features for a

national travel magazine with a focus on the business side of

travel. Also wrote and edited a weekly travel newsletter on Hawaii.

Travel Age West Magazine


Associate Editor

Wrote, edited and photographed news and features for a

weekly travel magazine covering the West Coast

Inter-City Express


Managing Editor

Wrote and edited stories for this daily newspaper covering

the Bay Area real estate market. Supervised one staff reporter

Sparks Tribune


Wrote and photographed news and features for a daily newspaper

in Sparks Nv.


UC Berkeley

Fellow at Knight Digital Media Center July 2009

Completed six, 12-hour days of training in video story telling and editing, sound gathering and editing and trends in multi-media story telling.

University of Nevada, Reno


Bachelor's degree in print journalism,

minor in political science