Kia Gregory is an award-winning journalist drawn to people living on the margins. In her work, Gregory often shows how people and their neighborhoods are affected by public policy. She has covered local politics, education and criminal justice. Gregory has written for magazines such as The Atlantic and The New Yorker, and has been on staff at the New York Times, the Philadelphia Inquirer, and the Philadelphia Weekly. Gregory, a Philadelphia native, currently lives in New York, and can be contacted at kiagregory@live.com.