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The Texas Observer Panel on Women’s Health in Texas

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Jen Reel was an Observer intern before joining the staff in July 2010, first as Web Editor, and most recently as Multimedia Editor. She received a Masters in Journalism with a concentration in Photojournalism from the University of Texas at Austin, where she was co-chair for the student chapter of the National Press Photographers Association. She has worked in the non-profit sector for the Peruvian-American Medical Society and has been published in Utne Reader magazine, the Village Voice and Pitchfork Music.

The Texas Observer and the Feminist Policy Alliance hosted a panel discussion on women's health in Texas at the LBJ School of Public Affairs on Sept. 4th, 2013. Panelists included State Rep. Jessica Farrar, Heather Busby of NARAL and activist blogger Jessica Luther, who spoke on women's health in Texas and how recently passed legislation will affect Texas citizens. The panel was moderated by Observer editor Dave Mann.