Nancy Farghalli is the interim senior producer of Marketplace with Kai Ryssdal.
Nancy has had several roles throughout her time at Marketplace, including her recent post as the senior editor of the Wealth & Poverty Desk. In this position, she worked with a reporting team to cover social mobility, wealth disparity, and the economics of mobility. She has led production of live events, such as Marketplace’s 25th anniversary road show tour. She also collaborated with the BBC, The New York Times, and ProPublica on joint investigative and immersive series, focused on health care economics, immigration, and wage politics. Nancy played a critical role in special coverage streams—including the presidential election in 2012, the Middle East and the Arab Spring.
Nancy worked on the Emmy award-winning series Big Sky, Big Money, a PBS FRONTLINE documentary about money in politics, produced in partnership with Marketplace. She is also a past recipient of a McCloy Fellowship in Journalism for the study of immigration economics and politics in Europe.