Humera Lodhi

Humera Lodhi reports for The Kansas City Star where she works as part of a team focusing on gun violence and uses her data skills to offer a deeper understanding of firearms statistics. She is a writer, programmer, multimedia creator and proud Missourian who has reported for various Missouri outlets such as the St. Louis

Jelani Gibson

Jelani Gibson reports for The Kansas City Star as part of a team examining gun violence in Missouri. Gibson focuses on the most segregated zip codes in the state to report on gun violence and access to firearms. Gibson has worked as a Mayborn School of Journalism teaching assistant at the University of North Texas

Kaitlin Washburn

Kaitlin Washburn reports for The Kansas City Star where she is part of a team examining gun violence in Missouri. As part of the team, Washburn reports in-depth on the politics of guns in the Missouri Legislature. This is her second tour of duty with Report for America. For the past year as an RFA

Kansas City Star

The Kansas City Star is the largest media organization covering the Kansas City region, which encompasses Kansas and Missouri. We cover both statehouses. The Star was founded in 1880 by William Rockhill Nelson as “a paper for the people,” a mission that continues today. We strive to tell stories that affect the lives of Kansas

Kansas City Star

The Kansas City Star is the largest media organization covering the Kansas City region, which encompasses Kansas and Missouri. We cover both statehouses. The Star was founded in 1880 by William Rockhill Nelson as “a paper for the people,” a mission that continues today. We strive to tell stories that affect the lives of Kansas

Kansas City Star

The Kansas City Star is the largest media organization covering the Kansas City region, which encompasses Kansas and Missouri. We cover both statehouses. The Star was founded in 1880 by William Rockhill Nelson as “a paper for the people,” a mission that continues today. We strive to tell stories that affect the lives of Kansas