Danika Worthington is a print and digital journalist based out of Denver. She is a general assignment reporter for the Denver Post where she has covered everything from breaking news to longform deep dives.
She has taken on local news of international interest, such as the Taylor Swift trail and Women’s March, and has localized national stories, such as the Dakota Access Pipeline protests and controversial statues. She pitched and executed a profile series on the local LGBTQ community, revamping the paper’s coverage of the annual event. She also started a column about vegetarian and vegan eating called Vegging Out.
In media’s changing landscape, Danika regularly tries to take initiative and innovate, pitching and helping execute a music video, online quiz about baby zoo animals and a Facebook live with the writer behind the syndicated column “Ask Amy” that drew more than 7,900 views.