National correspondent Education: University of California at Berkeley; University of Maryland at College Park Sandhya Somashekhar is a national correspondent for The Washington Post. She has covered social issues and politics, and was part of the Pulitzer Prize-winning team that documented the thousands of people shot and killed by police every year. Honors & Awards:
Part of team that won 2016 Pulitzer Prize for "Fatal Force"
Part of team that won 2008 Pulitzer Prize for coverage of Virginia Tech killings