Sterling BeardDirector of Journalism Training
Sterling Beard is Campus Reform's Director of Journalism Training. Prior to joining Campus Reform, he spent time as an editorial associate for National Review Online and as a staff writer at The Hill, where he served as the Intercollegiate Studies Institute's Lyn Nofziger Fellow and regularly appeared across the country on Fox News Radio to provide analysis of current events.
A native of Abilene, Texas, Beard graduated with a B.A. in History from Dartmouth College, where he served as the editor-in-chief of The Dartmouth Review, the nation's premier conservative collegiate publication. Soon after graduation, he was named the Intercollegiate Studies Institute's 2012 Preston Wells Student of the Year. In 2017, Sterling was named to The Chronicle of Higher Education's Influence List, one of nine people who "affected federal policy, campus culture, and the national conversation about education in 2017 — and who are likely to remain influential in the year ahead."