Danielle S. Tepper

Danielle Tepper, Photographer and Reporter.



Joe Korba

Supervisor at IDP
July 2013—July 2016

“Danielle, as editor of the Gazette, raised our game with editorial and content at both papers in the newspaper division. She has a true and genuine passion for all things print and digital media. Danielle always holds teammates accountable to do what we say we’re going to and to do them up to her high standards, which is such an important attribute for a high-functioning team member. Danielle’s passion for accuracy and great content keeps us all in check.”

Joseph Korba
Walnutport, PA

Read a full recommendation letter from Joe here.

Cat Stroh

Colleague at IDP
May 2014—July 2016

“Danielle is extremely career-driven. Her dreams and goals are most important to her; she lives and breathes her profession. She covers all her bases by paying extreme attention to detail and always upholds her duty to spread the written word, both assets that any employer would be lucky to have in hiring Danielle to their team.”

Catherine Stroh
Associate Publisher, The Home News
Walnutport, PA

Alice Wanamaker

Colleague at IDP
July 2013—October 2014

“I had the pleasure of working with Danielle for almost two years. Her attention to detail is impeccable and she's always willing to help when needed. I would recommend her as an integral part of your team.”

Alice Wanamaker
Member Relations Director
Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation
Lehighton, PA

Stella Morrison

Colleague at Greater Media
March—April 2013

“Danielle’s passion lies in telling stories that deserve an audience. She is great at locating and polishing those stories into something truly meaningful for a reader. It is a pleasure to read the human face she places on community issues and causes.”

Stella Morrison
SCS Creative LLC
Perth Amboy, NJ

Stacie Fanelli

Colleague at redbankgreen
May 2012—March 2013

“Danielle was my go-to colleague during fast-paced news days. She took many of my vague ideas and enthusiastically turned them into full-fledged features. In my time working with her, she crafted dozens of pieces sentence by sentence, editing blurbs into stories. Her initiative makes her an incredibly valuable resource.”

Stacie Fanelli
Residential Staff
HABcore Inc.
Red Bank, NJ

Andrea Fjeld

Colleague at Story Worldwide
January—May 2011

“I had the pleasure of working with Danielle at Story Worldwide. She approaches each assignment with a great deal of enthusiasm, even though it is clear that she is, first and foremost, a writer. She has the particular ability to work both independently and in a group environment. I would be a happy to team up with her again.”

Andrea Fjeld
Copywriter/Content Producer
New York, NY

Bob Rolley

Supervisor at Lock Haven Express
January—May 2010

“Danielle Tepper is an outstanding writer and journalist. She is a very versatile self-starter, has a strong work ethic, and is intelligent, detail-oriented, creative, and dependable. Simply put, she is a joy to work with. She puts in the time to make sure her work is done. Her writing is clean—typically error-free—and we believe she would bring that type of effort to any job with which she is tasked. She's a good communicator; she's a people person. She's hardworking and very personable. In fact, in my 30-plus years in the newspaper industry, Danielle proved to be among the best and most talented individuals I've ever worked with.”

Robert Rolley
Lock Haven Express
Lock Haven, PA

Read a full recommendation letter from Bob here.

Lisa Gotto

Supervisor at Lehigh Valley Style
June—August 2009

“I am happy to recommend Ms. Tepper as an accomplished writer and now experienced editor for one of our company's independent newspapers, the Town & Country Gazette. She is well organized and understands the importance of timely and accurate editorial. The Gazette has definitely benefited from her editorial guidance.”

Lisa Gotto
Managing Editor
What’s Up? Media
Annapolis, MD

Lyndsey Hewitt

Colleague at Eagle Eye
September 2008—May 2010

“Danielle is extremely dedicated to her work. I've worked with few people in my life thus far who have shown such passion about journalism. While working with her at the Eagle Eye, I was able to see her not only write fantastic feature and news stories, but she also excelled at page and layout design.”

Lyndsey Hewitt
Pamplin Media Group
Portland, OR

Marjorie Maddox-Hafer

Professor at LHU
August 2006—May 2010

“Danielle is a solid, creative, and often insightful author. Danielle works well with others and addresses interesting themes and issues both in discussion and her own writing. She is particularly interested in the role of writer as it shapes the individual and society. I believe she will bring enthusiasm and willingness to learn to any writing job she undertakes.”

Marjorie Maddox-Hafer
Professor of English, Lock Haven University
Lock Haven, PA

Read a full recommendation letter from Dr. Maddox-Hafer here.