Brian Roewe is an NCR staff writer. He began with NCR in Novemeber 2011 as a Bertelsen intern, and is a graduate of Saint Louis University and Rockhurst University.
Brian has reported on a wide range of topic for NCR: among them, parish closings and reorganizations; labor issues; clergy sex abuse; marriage equality; Catholic education; and the occasional sports story. Additionally, he edits the Eco Catholic  blog and reports on environmental developments in the church and the U.S.
He has received numerous awards for his writing, most recently in in the 2014 Catholic Press Awards placing second for his coverage  of excommunicated former priest Greg Reynolds of Australia, and third in sports journalism for a story on a rumored all-Catholic athletic conference in college sports (print edition exclusive).
His email address is firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow him on Twitter, @brianroewe .