Wendy Ruderman has been a reporter since 1991. She has a master's from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. She has worked as a staff reporter for the Associated Press, Bergen Record, Trenton Times, Philadelphia Daily News, the New York Times and the Philadelphia Inquirer. Ruderman and Daily News colleague Barbara Laker won the 2010 Pulitzer for Investigative Reporting for a series about a rogue narcotics squad. She most recently covered City Hall for the Daily News.