Taunya English (@taunyaenglish) is editorial director of “The Pulse” a national health + science show, produced at WHYY Philadelphia. She commissions storytellers and audio producers from around the country, shaping content and bringing new voices and perspectives to air.

Taunya is also editorial director of health and science coverage across WHYY’s newsroom.

Previously, during a decade-long career as a health reporter, she covered the influence of neighborhoods, social policy and economics on wellbeing. Before joining WHYY, Taunya worked in public radio in Baltimore and as a science writer in Washington, D.C. She holds a masters degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.

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