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ProPublica reporter Smith departs

September 20, 2022

Posted by Mariam Ahmed

Sarah Smith

Sarah Smith, a reporter covering housing, poverty, mental health, and religion for ProPublica has left. Smith’s tweet reads:

“I’ve so enjoyed getting to work with the generous, brilliant reporters here, especially my colleagues on the South team. I am very excited for the next adventure, but first: A small break.”

Previously, Smith was a metro reporter at the Houston Chronicle and an investigative reporter at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. She reported for The Associated Press and was an editorial fellow at The Atlantic.

She interned at The Philadelphia Inquirer and Politico.

Smith graduated from the University of Pennsylvania.

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