Jeannie Malik, Atascadero’s 2018 Citizen of the Year, (center) poses with Grenda Ernst (left), 2016 Citizen of the Year, and Donn Clickard (right), a trustee on the Atascadero Unified School District board.
Jeannie Malik, Atascadero’s 2018 Citizen of the Year, (center) poses with Grenda Ernst (left), 2016 Citizen of the Year, and Donn Clickard (right), a trustee on the Atascadero Unified School District board. Courtesy of the Atascadero Chamber of Commerce
Jeannie Malik, Atascadero’s 2018 Citizen of the Year, (center) poses with Grenda Ernst (left), 2016 Citizen of the Year, and Donn Clickard (right), a trustee on the Atascadero Unified School District board. Courtesy of the Atascadero Chamber of Commerce

Lindsey Holden writes about housing, immigration and everything in between. She also covers North County city governments and school districts. Lindsey joined The Tribune in 2016 after working for the Rockford Register Star in Illinois. She’s a native Californian raised in the Midwest and is a proud graduate of two Chicago schools: DePaul University and Northwestern University.