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Jennifer LaFleur

Center for Investigative Reporting
Senior Editor, Data Journalism
Jennifer LaFleur is senior editor for data journalism at The Center for Investigative Reporting. She was previously ProPublica's director of computer-assisted reporting (CAR). She was also the CAR editor starting in 2003 for The Dallas Morning News, where she worked on the investigative team. She has directed CAR at the San Jose Mercury News and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and was IRE’s first training director. She has won awards for her coverage of disability, legal and open government issues. Ms. LaFleur is the co-author of IRE’s Mapping for Stories: A Computer-Assisted Reporting Guide. Follower her on Twitter: @j_la28.