A graduate of Ohio State University, Shelby Lum, joined the Globe from the Richmond Times-Dispatch, where she spearheaded their video journalism efforts, while covering everything from breaking news to enterprise projects.
Prior to her time in Richmond, she was an intern in Anchorage at the Alaska Dispatch News, and at Virginia Tech. She was named the Northern Short
Course multimedia photographer of the year in 2017 and 2018, and her work has been recognized by the NPPA, the Virginia News Photographers
Association, and the Virginia Press Association.