Nancy Marshall-Genzer is a senior reporter for Marketplace and works from the Washington D.C. bureau.

Marshall-Genzer began working for Marketplace in the spring of 2007, after filing freelance pieces for the program for years prior to that. Covering the daily news from the nation’s capital, Marshall-Genzer has reported many special features.

Marshall-Genzer has a long history in radio. Before joining the Marketplace portfolio, she worked at NPR, where her duties included producing, editing and reporting. Her previous experience also includes stints at WAMU 88.5 public radio in Washington, D.C., Monitor Radio and NBC radio and television, where she served as bureau chief for NBC TV in Tuzla, Bosnia.

In 1999, Marshall-Genzer won an American Medical Writers Association Award for her freelance contribution to the Marketplace series, “Wanted for Questioning: America’s Most Profitable Drug Companies.”

Marshall-Genzer holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Ohio University.

A native of Averill Park, N.Y., she currently lives in Silver Spring, Md., with her family, who recently welcomed twin sons. Describing herself as a nosy person, Marshall-Genzer appreciates that her job fulfills that desire to ask questions and learn something new every day.


Features by Nancy Marshall-Genzer

A still of businessman Joe Ricketts, a billionaire and active political donor.

The 'bring your own billionaire' election

If you're running for president, it helps to have someone wealthy by your side.
Posted In: 2016 election, campaign finance, billionaires
Good Jobs Nation workers on strike listen to a speech from presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders.

Do federal contractors save the government money?

The U.S. keeps replacing its full-time workers with contract employees.
Posted In: government contractors, federal government, minimum wage

Do you really need a license to do your job?

Occupational certification requirements vary widely from state to state.
Posted In: occupational licensing, labor market, workforce

Underwater homeowners look for mortgage relief

Millions of borrowers still owe substantially more than their homes are worth.
Posted In: homeowners, housing market, housing crisis

CFO's rise beyond the balance sheet

Chief financial officers used to just do the books. Now they're key strategists.
Posted In: CFO, finances, career

US companies adjust to a more mature Chinese economy

Some Wall Street investors are leaving as China's growth slows.
Posted In: China, General Motors, consumer demand

Iran wants new U.S. planes

Do American companies want to enter the Iranian airplane market?
Posted In: General Electric, U.S., Iran
An UBER application is shown as cars drive by in Washington, D.C. on March 25, 2015.

Who's an employee?

The Department of Labor has issued guidance on classifying workers.
Posted In: sharing economy, Uber, employees
The usual morning traffic fills a freeway in Los Angeles.

The high cost of gridlock

In 2013, traffic jams in the U.S. cost consumers an estimated $124 billion.
Posted In: Traffic, Senate, Louisiana


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