Jennifer Peter

1260846930_6312Jennifer Peter is senior deputy managing editor for local news, overseeing The Boston Globe’s coverage of government, politics, education, crime, religion, and everyday life in Boston, the suburbs and beyond. She previously worked as the Globe’s city editor, political editor and co-leader of one of the newspaper’s regional sections, after a 12-year career as a reporter in Boston, Virginia, Connecticut and Idaho. Peter lives in South Boston with her husband and two children, ages 6 and 8.