2018 Mike Quinn Awards Luncheon

September 29, 2018  |  Headliners Club   |  11:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Celebrating Texas Journalism 

On Saturday, September 29, 2018, the Headliners Foundation hosted its annual Mike Quinn Awards luncheon, recognizing our 2018-2019 scholarship winners, as well as winners of the 2017 Showcase Awards and Charles E. Green Awards.

Additionally, a keynote presentation with award-winning journalists pictured below highlighted their reporting on Hurricane Harvey — before, during, and after the storm. Wayne Slater’s report on the event can be found by clicking here.

Dianna Hunt

Sally Ramirez

Dan Parker

David Phillip






Dianna Hunt, Metro Editor, Houston Chronicle

Sally Ramirez, News Director, KHOU-TV, Houston

Dan Parker, News Editor, Port Aransas South Jetty

David Phillip, Senior Photojournalist, Associated Press

Moderated by Kathleen McElroy
Director, School of Journalism, Moody College of Communication
at The University of Texas at Austin


The keynote presentation, including a moving video preceding the panel discussion, with coverage from each presenter’s media outlet, can be found by clicking here.

To watch the full program, including the scholarship and awards presentations, click here.

Photos from the event can also be found below.


Event Photos