The Shepherd Express is the largest, locally owned, alternative news publication in the State of Wisconsin. Covering local news, arts, culture, politics and entertainment since 1982, the Shepherd Express is devoted to bettering our community and enriching our readers through uncommon news coverage and honest writing. If you believe in fighting for social justice, environmental protections, civil rights, women’s rights and building a rational and fair community, and want to work for an institution that shares your values, please consider the Shepherd Express.
Locally owned and published by Editor Louis Fortis, the Shepherd Express has thrived and grown into the most trusted source of news for over 250,000 readers in the greater Milwaukee area (Milwaukee, Washington, Waukesha, Ozaukee and Racine counties). The Shepherd Express is willing to challenge vested interests. Our readers are better educated and more involved than the average person, understand and appreciate an ethical local news source. We distribute monthly to more than 800 high-traffic locations in the five-county area.
Shepherd Express is seeking to hire an Event Coordinator. We are looking to hire an experienced, take-charge professional with ability to manage Shepherd Express’s special events. The Event Coordinator should have a love for special event management, provide outstanding customer service, be an enthusiastic professional, and be able to build relationships with internal staff and external customers. Must be able to anticipate project needs, discern work priorities, and meet deadlines with little supervision, and be willing to work occasional evenings and weekends.