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Mc Nelly Torres

Specializes in: Education, Environment, Consumer Issues, Government, Healthcare, Data analysis, Immigration, Criminal Justice System, Spanish-language skills, Investigations and Interactive visualizations.

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Work has previously appeared: National Daily Newspaper, Daily Newspaper, Local Radio, Online Newsmagazine

Mc Nelly Torres is an independent award-winning journalist based in South Florida and former investigative producer for NBC6 in Miami. Torres is currently teaching an investigative reporting course at Barry University in Miami Shores. In 2010, Torres co-founded FCIR.org. Her consumer stories at the Sun-Sentinel won state, regional and national awards and led to the arrest of a bad contractor. She covered education for the San Antonio Express-News where her work contributed to the conviction of a school building architect. In South Carolina, she garnered local and state awards for her investigative work on the state's hog farm permit process. Torres, a native of Puerto Rico, was the first Latina to be elected to the Investigative Reporters and Editor’s Board where she served from 2008-2014. She lives in Florida with her veteran retired husband, two grown children and two rescue American Bulldogs. When she's not working, Torres practices yoga, dance salsa, swim, and travels the world. @WatchdogDiva

Last updated: 3/24/2020 ()

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