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Anita Kumar, American reporter. Recipient Journalism award Virginia Bar Association, 1996, 1st place for in-depth reporting Virginia Press Association, 1995, Excellence in Journalism award Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, 1995, others. Fellow Newspaper Association American; member Investigative Reports and Editors, North Carolina Working Press, Cavalier Daily Alumni Association (board directors since 1992).

Background

Kumar, Anita was born on July 6, 1970 in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Shiv and Madhu (Bhatia) Kumar.

Education

Bachelor in Government and Foreign Affairs, University of Virginia, 1992.

Career

Reporter, The Star Exponent, Culpeper, Virginia, 1992; reporter, The News and Advance, Lynchburg, Virginia, 1993-1995; reporter, The News and Record, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1995-1996; reporter, The St. Petersburg (Florida) Times, since 1996. Managing editor The Cavalier Daily, University of Virginia, 1991-1992.

Membership

Fellow Newspaper Association American. Member Investigative Reports and Editors, North Carolina Working Press, Cavalier Daily Alumni Association (board directors since 1992).

Connections

father:
Shiv Kumar

mother:
Madhu (Bhatia) Kumar