Carol Guzy was a judge in the 2019 v18 Contest
WPJA Judge since 2007 -
Carol Guzy is a four-time Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer with The Washington Post, the only journalist honored with that extraordinary achievement. She was the first woman to receive the Newspaper Photographer of the Year Award in 1990.
Guzy received her most recent Pulitzer in 2011 for up-close portraits of grief and desperation after a catastrophic earthquake struck Haiti. Her previous Pulitzer awards were in 2000 for photographs of Kosovo refugees; in 1995 for her portrayal of the U.S. intervention in Haiti; and in 1986 awarding her work for The Miami Herald during a mudslide in Colombia. Guzy graduated from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale in 1980 and acquired her first job with The Miami Herald after a successful internship. She spent eight years at the Herald, then joined The Washington Post in 1988.