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

How do restaurants set their buffet prices?

There's a careful science to pricing a buffet - and to getting your money's worth.
Posted In: buffets, restaurants, food and drink

The man behind Fannie and Freddie

In the world of real estate, few people are more powerful than Mel Watt.
Posted In: Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, Federal Housing Administration
Pick-Up Trucks Drive Ford Sales Up

All of a sudden, everyone's buying new cars

Auto sales figures out today show a huge increase. What’s behind the sudden rise?
Posted In: cars, auto sales

Everybody's talking about Cuba

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is weighing relaxed regulations on a trip this week.
Posted In: cuba, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Why a lot of military vets like farming

Many veterans come from rural regions. For those with PTSD, farming can help ground them.
Posted In: farming, veterans

What does HUD do?

We look at the limits of HUD, and the tools HUD has to help the housing recovery.
Posted In: HUD, Housing
Texas Map

Why population growth isn't always an economic boon

New census says seven of the 15 fastest growing communities in the U.S. are in Texas.
Posted In: texas, population growth
Apple retail store

What Apple and a convenience store have in common

How do stores end up atop a list of sales per square foot of U.S. retailers?
Posted In: Apple Store, commercial real estate

So, you wanna be a flipper?

There’s money to be made from flipping houses, and in selling things to flippers.
Posted In: real estate
foreclosed home

Fannie and Freddie are easing up. Carefully.

Mel Watt's new game plan for the Federal Housing Finance Agency.
Posted In: foreclosures, Mel Watt, housing crisis


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