Jennifer LaFleur is senior editor for data journalism at The Center for Investigative Reporting. For months she has focused on sifting through the Stanford Open Policing Project data for CIR for upcoming stories.
Before she came to CIR, she was the director of computer-assisted reporting at ProPublica and has held similar roles at The Dallas Morning News, the San Jose Mercury News and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. She was the first training director for Investigative Reporters and Editors. She has won awards for her coverage of disability, legal and open government issues.