Multimedia Journalist


At NET, she has written and produced a PBS Digital 360° video series about the Platte Basin Watershed, a short film about the history and current state of conservation of the American bison, and a podcast about the Farm Bill co-sponsored by Harvest Public Media and the Food & Environment Reporting Network.

Her photographs have appeared in Bloomberg Businessweek, The Guardian, Harper’s, Huffington Post, In These Times, Maclean’s, Mother Jones, The Nation, The New Republic, and OnEarth

Her book, Nature’s Mirror: How Taxidermists Shaped America's Natural History Museums and Saved Endangered Species, is forthcoming from the University of Chicago Press in Fall 2020.

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2020 :: Regional Edward R. Murrow Award, 
            Producer, Multimedia
, Small

            Market Television for "Watershed"

2020 :: Eric Sevareid First Place Award, 
            Producer, Team Multimedia Storytelling –
            News, Large Media Organization

            for "Watershed"

2019 :: Heartland Emmy Award, Producer,
            Short Format Program – Entertainment
            for "Under the Milky Way"

2019 :: Heartland Emmy Award, Producer,
            Short Format Program – Informational
            for "Return of the American Bison"


2019 :: Eric Sevareid First Place Award,
            Producer, Team Multimedia Storytelling –
            News, Large Media Organizations
            for "On the Table"


2019 :: National Association of Broadcasters
            Marconi Radio Awards Finalist, Producer,
            Best Radio Podcast of the Year
            for "On the Table"

2018 :: Heartland Emmy Award, Story Producer,
            Environment – Program or Feature
            for "Prairie Fire"

Mary Anne is the senior emerging media producer at NET Nebraska, which produces Nebraska Public Television and Nebraska Public Radio.


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