Jill Riepenhoff

Projects Reporter, The Columbus Dispatch

Jill Riepenhoff has worked since 1985 at The Columbus Dispatch in Ohio, where she has investigated, among other things, naughty teachers, predatory mortgage brokers, slumlords, guardians who neglect and steal from mentally incompetent adults, and college campuses where rapes and other violent crimes are hidden. For kicks, she digs into sports and has written extensively about the dark side of youth, high school and college athletics. She serves on the board of Investigative Reporters and Editors. Twitter: @JRiep