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Megan Verlee

Trip:
Fellows Fall 2011
Affiliation:
Colorado Public Radio
Country:
Ethiopia
Year:
2011

Megan Verlee is a general assignment reporter for Colorado Public Radio, where she's covered everything from the state politics and wildfires to energy development and urban chickens.  Verlee's reporting has aired on numerous national outlets, including “Marketplace” and NPR’s “All Things Considered,” and she's appeared as a guest on “Talk of the Nation” and the “Newshour” on PBS.  She started her radio career in high school, working with the non-profit group Youth Radio in Berkeley, California. 

After earning a BA in Sociology from Columbia University, Verlee spent several years as a producer and editor at NPR, where she participated in coverage of the September 11th attacks and the start of the war in Iraq.  She's also reported for public radio stations in Alabama and North Carolina.

Follow a live feed of her tweets, articles, and reports from Ethiopia.

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