Nicole Collins Bronzan was the director of communications at ProPublica. Before working at ProPublica, she was an assistant Metro editor at the New York Times, handling everything from breaking news to investigative series to online-only features. In her most recent post, as communications director of Freedom to Marry, she led the charge to elevate compelling stories in the fight for marriage equality through story and op-ed placements, events and partnerships.
ProPublica's David Epstein is on the longlist announced today for the prestigious 25th William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award. His book, "The Sports Gene: What Makes The Perfect Athlete," released in August, draws on his experience as an award-winning senior writer for Sports Illustrated, where he covered sports science, medicine, and Olympic sports.