30 stories in 60 minutes
Watchdog reporting doesn’t need to take months to be effective. This batch of ideas will get you started right away, with ways to customize them for your own community and audience.
Cindy Galli is Chief of Investigative Projects for ABC News in New York. She oversees a team of award-winning network correspondents and producers specializing in longform investigations. Cindy serves on the board of directors for Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE), where she has been a member since 1994. A longtime investigative producer, her work has garnered regional and national awards over 25 years of reporting. Bay Area native and UC Berkeley alum. Go Bears!
Lee Zurik is an Evening News Anchor and Chief Investigative Reporter at WVUE-TV in New Orleans and Director of Investigations at Gray Television and Investigate TV. Lee has been honored with many of journalism’s top awards including the Peabody, duPont, and IRE Medal. Before Hurricane Katrina, Lee was a sports anchor/reporter. He taught himself to be an investigative reporter by reading IRE resources (books and tipsheets) and attending IRE conferences.
30 Stories in 60 Minutes
Watchdog reporting doesn’t need to take months to be effective. This batch of ideas will get you started right away, with ways to customize them for your own community and audience, from Cindy Galli and Lee Zurik.