Kevin Ridder

Editor and Freelance Trombonist in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Hello there! I'm the Digital Editor for the Association of Health Care Journalists. I have also worked with the award-winning news app SmartNews, The Appalachian Voice, The Knoxville News Sentinel, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and The Knoxville Mercury. Want to work with me or share a terrible pun? I'd love to hear from you! Just click Contact in the menu.

A Quest to Protect At-Risk Bats

Researchers and conservationists found and saved the land where a colony of endangered Virginia big-eared bats roost.
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Saving Appalachian Species

The Endangered Species Act plays a crucial role in protecting our region’s wealth of biodiversity — but this bedrock environmental law is under attack.
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Some of My Other Work

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