Kelly Davis, Mighty Pen Honoree


Kelly Davis is a freelance journalist who is being honored for her unparalleled coverage of the criminal justice system, homelessness and civil rights issues in San Diego. Davis focuses on telling the stories of people who are otherwise overlook, giving a voice and a human face to the marginalized and most vulnerable people in our communities. Through thorough investigative journalism, her mighty pen has elevated the discussion around our region’s responsibility in dismantling structural injustices, helping prompt improvements within our local mental health and criminal justice systems.