Kathy Gannon, Associated Press senior correspondent
Tully Free Speech Award winner
Monday, March 7, 2016
Joyce Hergenhan Auditorium
Kathy Gannon serves as senior correspondent for Pakistan and Afghanistan for The Associated Press. In April 2014, Gannon was seriously wounded while covering preparations for Afghan national elections when an Afghan police officer opened fire on the car in which she was riding. Her colleague and close friend, AP photographer Anja Niedringhaus, was killed in the attack.