Elizabeth Frantz is a staff photographer at the Concord Monitor in Concord, NH.

Raised in upstate New York, she has always had an interest in people, culture and photography, but didn’t develop an interest for photojournalism until college. After finishing an associate’s degree in photography she attended Western Kentucky University for photojournalism. She has interned at The Elkhart Truth in Elkhart, IN, The Fayetteville Observer in Fayetteville, NC, and PennLive/The Patriot-News in Harrisburg, PA.

Her work has been recognized by the National Press Photographers Association's Best of Photojournalism competition for contemporary issues in 2014, and the Hearst Journalism Awards Program for multimedia team reporting in 2012. She attended the Eddie Adams Workshop in 2014.

Photo by Dorothy Edwards