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About the Photo Staff

Geoff Hansen is the Valley News photo editor, a position he has held since 1998; he was hired as a staff photographer in 1989. Geoff began his newspaper career in high school as a sportswriter for the Brandon Valley Reporter in Brandon, S.D. He later studied photojournalism at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis and had internships in Kalamazoo, Mich., and Quincy, Mass. He can be reached at ghansen@vnews.com.

After attending Endicott College and Rhode Island School of Photography, Chief Photographer Jennifer Hauck worked for numerous newspapers in the Boston area. She started freelancing for the Valley News in the early 1990s and was hired full time in 1995. She lives in Thetford with her partner, keeps a large garden, raises pigs and chickens and walks her dog often. She can be reached at jhauck@vnews.com.

James M. Patterson joined the Valley News photography staff after interning with the paper in 2004. A native of northeast Ohio, Patterson is a graduate of Ohio University's School of Visual Communication. He can be reached jpatterson@vnews.com.

John J. Happel is an intern with the Valley News photography staff. He holds a bachelors degree in international affairs from the George Washington University and is currently pursuing a masters degree in photojournalism at the University of Missouri. He is a native of the Massachusetts south shore. 

 



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