INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALIST | MIAMI, FLORIDA
McNelly Torres is an independent, award-winning journalist based in South Florida and former investigative producer for NBC6 in Miami.
In 2010, Torres co-founded FCIR.org. Her consumer stories at the Sun-Sentinel won state, regional and national awards and led to the arrest of a bad contractor. She covered education for the San Antonio Express-News, and her work contributed to the conviction of a school building architect. In South Carolina, she garnered local and state awards for her investigative work on the state’s hog farm permit process. Torres was the first Latina to be elected to the Investigative Reporters and Editor’s Board where she served from 2008-2014.