Emily Parkhurst-Editor, Puget Sound Business Journal on Tahmina’s Show 1/10/17 at 10am PST

I am honored and grateful to announce that Emily Parkhurst, Editor-in-Chief of renowned local newspaper Puget Sound Business Journal will appear on my radio show “Immigration with Tahmina” on Desi 1250am on Tuesday January 10th 2016 at 10am PST!

Photo credit PSBJ

From writing about the Startup visa, to H1bs, to a series on immigration reform, Emily has given a voice to immigration issues like no other. Frequently, she writes editorial on why immigration is important in the US. Here is one of her recent articles.  If you are a subscriber to the Puget Sound Business Journal, you know this already! Emily has been and continues to be an incredible voice for  immigration and I am excited that our Desi 1250am listeners will have the opportunity to hear why directly from her!

Emily Parkhurst is the editor in chief of the Puget Sound Business Journal. She has been with the PSBJ for five years, first as a technology reporter, then digital managing editor, then managing editor. Before that, she was an education and government reporter in her home state of Maine. She is a national award-winning journalist. Her series of stories on Seattle-area technology companies and their use of H-1B visas won regional awards from the Society of Professional Journalists. Her series on of stories on the restraint of school children in Maine won the Society of Professional Journalists Sigma Delta Chi award for investigative reporting. She has a masters degree in creative writing and a bachelors in classical music performance.

This is an unmissable interview for our Desi 1250am listeners. Immigration laws are about to face incredible challenges in the Administration. Learn from Emily how you can get your voice heard!

We will broadcast Live on Facebook from our new Immigration with Tahmina Radio Show page! Tune in at 10am PST on Tuesday 10th on your radio at 1250 am or livestream at www.desi1250am.com.  Download the app from the appstore. The show will be repeated on air at 8pm PST again on Friday 13th January. If you are outside the US, the Facebook page, online streaming and the Desi 1250am Apps are the best way to tune in.

Thank you to Emily Parkhurst for taking time out of her incredibly busy schedule. On behalf of myself, the listeners and Desi 1250am, we are honored and grateful!