Mike Hixenbaugh

Norfolk, Va.

Mike is an award-winning writer for The Virginian-Pilot. He's hung out with crack-addicted prostitutes; milked cows with an abortion protester; and followed Burmese refugees as they staked out a new life in one of America’s most dangerous rural counties.

Mike was listed among America’s best young journalists as a 2012 Livingston Awards finalist for his story about a once-troubled maintenance man who found new purpose following a Navy jet crash.

Learn more at MikeHixenbaugh.com.