Anna Casey is an Engagement Fellow with the Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting. She is a graduate of Knox College in Galesburg, Ill., and received her master’s in journalism from the University of Texas at Austin in the spring of 2017. Her reporting has appeared in outlets including Kaiser Health news, Refinery29, the Texas Tribune, the Austin American-Statesman, and npr​.org, the website of National Public Radio.

She was an intern at Austin’s NPR affiliate, where she produced stories for Texas Standard, a daily news program that airs across the state. Prior to graduate school, Anna served as an AmeriCorps VISTA and later worked at the Livestrong Foundation in Austin. During graduate school, she was an editorial assistant at the Center for News Excellence and Engagement.

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