Clint Williams


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Clint Williams


University of North Carolina, Brevard College


Clint Williams is a freelance writer and editor who covers a wide range of environmental topics. Williams also has a deep love of screenwriting that has earned him several honors. He also serves as a marketing copywriter for AASK Arizona (Aid to Adoption of Special Kids). 


Williams worked at several newspapers as a writer and editor, including almost two decades at The Arizona Republic and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. He contributed to MNN (now part of Treehugger) for six years, explaining the why and how of a broad range of subjects, from chemtrails to clean coal.

Screenplay Awards

  • “No Heroes Here,” Austin Film Festival semi-finalist 
  • “Freedom Fort,” Academy Nicholl Fellowships quarterfinalist; Final Draft Big Break finalist (period/historical genre winner)
  • “Rough Water,” Creative World Awards finalist; Fresh Voices finalist; Austin Film Festival second round



Williams earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Prior to that, he earned an associate degree from Brevard College.

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