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Gloria Penner

Gloria Penner began working as a KPBS journalist in December 1969. Gloria is recognized in the KPBS Hall of Fame as the 2011 Lifetime Achiever.

Gloria Penner - perhaps in her "kitchen" office in 1970.

Gloria Penner - perhaps in her "kitchen" office in 1970.

Gloria Penner on pledge set in 1971.

Gloria Penner on pledge set in 1971.

Gloria Penner with Asian artifact in 1972.

Gloria Penner with Asian artifact in 1972.

Gloria frequently reported from the field, wherever news happened.

Gloria frequently reported from the field, wherever news happened.

Gloria's talent in front of the camera makes her a favorite pledge host - then and now.

Gloria's talent in front of the camera makes her a favorite pledge host - then and now.

Credit: KPBS file photo

Gloria Penner with colleague at the 1974 local Emmys.

Gloria Penner with colleague at the 1974 local Emmys.

Credit: KPBS file photo

Gloria Penner began working at KPBS as a journalist in 1969.

Gloria Penner began working at KPBS as a journalist in 1969.

Credit: KPBS file photo

Gloria Penner in 1976 headshot for KPBS.

Gloria Penner in 1976 headshot for KPBS.

Credit: KPBS file photo

Gloria Penner covered many of the national political conventions for KPBS since 1976.

Gloria Penner covered many of the national political conventions for KPBS since 1976.

Credit: KPBS file photo

Gloria Penner in 1977.

Gloria Penner in 1977.

Credit: KPBS file photo

Gloria Penner in 1978.

Gloria Penner in 1978.

Credit: KPBS file photo

Hosted by Gloria Penner, "Agenda 81" was a key program in KPBS’ coverage of local, state, and national politics.

Hosted by Gloria Penner, "Agenda 81" was a key program in KPBS’ coverage of local, state, and national politics.

Credit: KPBS file photo

Gloria Penner in 1984.

Gloria Penner in 1984.

Gloria Penner during live auction "Showcase" in 1987.

Gloria Penner during live auction "Showcase" in 1987.

Gloria Penner in early to mid 1980s

Gloria Penner in early to mid 1980s

Credit: KPBS file photo

Gloria Penner became the host for "These Days" and "Editors at the Roundtable" in the mid 1990s.

Gloria Penner became the host for "These Days" and "Editors at the Roundtable" in the mid 1990s.

Credit: KPBS file photo

Gloria Penner on set of "Editors at the Roundtable."

Gloria Penner on set of "Editors at the Roundtable."

Credit: KPBS file photo

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