Bios

Wendy Ruderman

Wendy Ruderman

Wendy Ruderman has a master’s degree from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. Before joining the Philadelphia Daily News in 2007, she worked at several media organizations, including the Philadelphia Inquirer, WHYY-TV and 91FM, the Trenton Times, the Associated Press, and the Bergen Record.  From June 2012 – June 2013 she was the New York Times’ Police Bureau chief.

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Barbara Laker

Barbara Laker

Barbara Laker graduated from the University of Missouri School of Journalism and worked for several newspapers, including the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and the Dallas Times Herald. In 1993 she joined the Philadelphia Daily News, where she has been a general assignment reporter, an assistant city editor, and an investigative reporter.

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