Peggy is the Public Insight Network analyst for Harvest Public Media, where she also runs social media, community outreach and regularly reports for NPR. She returned to the Midwest in 2011 after 22 years as a journalist in Denver and Southern California. Most recently she worked as a multimedia producer and writer at The Orange County Register. In Denver she worked for the Associated Press, The Denver Post and the late, great Rocky Mountain News. She was on the Denver Post team that won the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news coverage of the Columbine massacre and was a Knight-Wallace Fellow at the University of Michigan. She is from O’Neill, the Irish capital of Nebraska, and now lives in Kansas City.