is an award-winning reporter specializing in database analysis, medical coverage and digital storytelling. She is an associate professor at the University of Delaware who worked at The Wall Street Journal, The Philadelphia Inquirer and The Associated Press. She was co-director of the National Institute of Computer-Assisted Reporting.
She spent 15 years as a staff reporter for The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Associated Press and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. She witnessed an execution, investigated medication errors and spent a month in India covering the tsunami rescue and recovery.