FORA.tv Speaker - Jennifer Gollan

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Biography

Jennifer Gollan is a reporter for Reveal, covering worker safety, mistreatment and corporate malfeasance. Her work has appeared in various media outlets, including The New York Times, Guardian US, Politico Magazine and the PBS NewsHour. Gollan’s 2015 investigation, “In North Dakota’s oil boom, there will be blood,” which revealed how major oil companies avoid accountability for workers’ deaths, prompted the federal government to step up enforcement and scrutinize speed bonuses in the Bakken oil fields. She has won many awards for her coverage of corruption, fraud and waste in state and federal government. She was recently named Journalist of the Year by the Society of Professional Journalists’ Northern California Chapter. In addition, she and Reveal reporter Matt Smith won a first place award from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers for exposing the financial mistreatment of Indian technology workers recruited to the U.S. She is based in Reveal’s Emeryville, California, office.

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PRESENTATION: StoryWorks

04.03.16 | 00:29:20 min | 0 comments