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Carl Corry has spent more than 20 years in newsrooms as a reporter and editor, including previous stints at Newsday, News 12 Interactive, Long Island Business News and The Long Islander News. Corry, who also is currently a journalism instructor at Suffolk County Community College, is a member of the Long Island Journalism Hall of Fame Contributor Wing.
Mike is a Bayport resident and the founder of Greater Long Island Media Group, LLC. Email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Maria Faller is the founder of Be A Better You Fitness. She is a fitness trainer and nutrition consultant certified by the International Sports Science Association. She is a speaker and a certified wellness coach. Maria is dedicated to teaching others how to advocate for their own health. She is the author of the newly released book “BABY STEPS: A realistic guide to Being a Better You.”
Michelle Tompkins is an award-winning media, PR and crisis communications professional with more than ten years of experience with coverage in virtually every traditional and new media outlet. She is currently a communications strategist and writer as well as the author of College Prowler: Guidebook for Columbia University—her alma mater where she earned a B.A. in film studies. Michelle’s primary topics of interest are arts & entertainment (TV, humor and classic films are favorites), food and lifestyle, however she also covers general news, beauty, gift guides, business and medical/health-related stories. Michelle has a passion for conducting interviews with all sorts of interesting people. When not working or watching too much TV, she is a skilled home cook specializing in Puerto Rican and Southern cuisine, loves in-home entertaining and trivia/games nights, sipping Jack Daniels on the rocks and cheering on the San Francisco Giants.
Karl Grossman has been a reporter since 1962. He also teaches journalism as a full professor at SUNY/Westbury. He has received a George Polk Award and is a Long Island Journalism Hall of Fame member. He is the author of six books and the host of the nationally-aired TV program “Enviro Close-Up.”
Nick Esposito is Greater Long Island's content manager and an award-winning journalist who studied at St. Joseph's in Patchogue. He's a fan of sports and storytelling. If you have story ideas, please e-mail him at email@example.com.