Meet our Emcee for the evening – Ward Lucas!
CIPA Member, Ward Lucas, has spent 40 years in investigative journalism and has won more than 70 journalism and civic awards for his reporting and writing. The 33-year veteran of KUSA-Channel 9 News was the first reporter on the DB Cooper hijacking and the Ted Bundy murders. He has interviewed Presidents and nursing home residents, Secretaries of State to street people. From organized crime to wiretapping, to professional arson, Lucas has seen it all. He’s the author of Neighbors at War, Get This Mother Published and the forthcoming Sometimes Ya Gotta Ride the Elephant, that are all independently published by his own Hogback Publishing. He’s an entertaining, educational and fascinating speaker who will regale CIPA EVVY Award finalists and supporters at the 24th Annual CIPA EVVY Book Awards Banquet on Saturday, August 25th at the Denver Field House. Visit wardlucas.com to learn more about Ward and/or to purchase his books.