Jennifer Moore is the Features Editor at GBH News. A graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism, she spent five years in the Persian Gulf region as a freelance journalist contributing to NPR and as a fixer for CNN-International. She worked as a reporter for the NPR station in the Ozarks, KSMU Radio, before serving as news director there during the pandemic. She’s a contracted freelancer for The New York Times and NPR. Her reporting has earned multiple regional and national awards, including a national Edward R. Murrow Award for writing, the Excellence in Legal Journalism award from The Missouri Bar, and the Honorable Mention for the Toner Prize for Excellence in Political Reporting from Syracuse University.