Our Team


Arizona State University


Photo by: Lindsey Clinkingbeard

“Hidden AZ Solar” by Lindsey Clinkingbeard, Conrad Romero, and Drake Dunaway

We are graduate students at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism studying the research + development of solar and sustainable energy in Arizona. This website serves as our final investigative project.

Lindsey Clinkingbeard

Lindsey is a Phoenix native who enjoys story-telling through photojournalism. She is dedicated to her time with the Cronkite School, where she will receive her Master’s degree in Mass Communication, with an emphasis on Public Relations. In her spare time, you can find Lindsey on her yoga mat or exploring her favorite hiking trail at Piestewa Peak. You can follow her adventures on Twitter here, or on Instagram here.

Drake Dunaway

Drake is a Graduate Student at Arizona State University who is specializing in Sports Journalism. Drake completed his undergrad education at DePauw University, where he received a degree in Biology. Drake is originally from Ohio, and is an avid golfing and Michigan sports fan. You can follow Drake on Twitter here.

Conrad Romero

Conrad is a Colorado native currently working on his Master’s degree in Mass Communications at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism in Phoenix, Arizona. Apart from being an aspiring writer and photographer, Conrad is a voracious reader of fiction, a movie buff, and an enthusiast for all things outdoors. Follow Conrad on Twitter here.


Photo: Jakob Owens

We are a new generation of journalists currently learning, investigating, and reporting for #Cronkite502 at Arizona State University.