Jenna Flanagan

Jenna Flanagan has been an Associate Producer and contributing reporter for WNYC's All Things Considered, local news since 2006. Prior to that, she worked for 3 years as a general assignment reporter for the WBGO news department and won a Garden State Association of Black Journalists award.

Her interest in journalism began in middle school when she attended a journalism camp at SUNY New Paltz at age 12. She wrote for her high school newspaper, and then, at Seton Hall, was on the staff of the college newspaper, The Setonian. After graduating from college with a B.A. in Communications in 1999, she began freelancing as a News Production Assistant and Engineer for 1010 WINS in New York City.

Jenna knew she wanted to be a full time journalist after the September 11th attacks.

Jenna Flanagan appears in the following:

Why Many Black Women Won't Go Swimming

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Swimming is a great form of exercise, a refreshing summer activity and an important life skill. Yet African American women seem to be, let's say, less than enthusiastic.


NYC Trails Nation on Returning Census Forms

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Mayor Michael Bloomberg wants New York to catch up to the rest of the nation with the census.


Paterson Seeks Wage Freeze from Public Workers

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Asks public employees to forego a 4% raise, which takes effect today.


Floodwaters Begin to Recede in Northeast

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Amtrak service between New York City and Boston was still suspended on Thursday. It's resumed--with delays--on Friday.


City Buys 7 Acres for New Coney Park

Thursday, November 12, 2009

The city is now set to buy nearly seven acres of land at Coney Island from a Manhattan development firm, for more than $95-million.