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Sunnie R. Clahchischiligi

Sunnie R. Clahchischiligi is DinĂ© from Teec Nos Pos, Arizona. She serves as an investigative reporter for Searchlight New Mexico. Her work appears in Rolling Stone magazine, The New York Times, The Guardian, The Salt Lake Tribune, Sports Illustrated and other publications. Sunnie was awarded a Doris O'Donnell Innovations in Investigative Journalism Fellowship from the Center for Media Innovation at Point Park University in 2021 and has won multiple awards in sports and editorial writing. She is also a composition instructor at the University of New Mexico and a PhD candidate. Follow her on Twitter: @clahchischiligi, or email her at