Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists

NPF Award Winner: Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists - Heather Gillers

Heather Gillers 2014

Chicago Tribune

Heather Gillers joined the Chicago Tribune’s investigative team in 2012. She has reported on questionable conduct at several of Chicago’s nonprofit institutions, and was part of a team that investigated Chicago’s troubled municipal bond program. From 2008 to 2012, Gillers was a reporter at The Indianapolis Star, where she covered state government as well as health and criminal justice issues. She earned a B.A. from the University of Chicago in 2004 and an M.S.J. from the Medill School of Journalism in 2005. Her first job was at the Aurora (Ill.) Beacon News.

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