Portrait of Richard Pérez-Peña

Richard Pérez-Peña

Richard Pérez-Peña's beats as a reporter have included higher education, the newspaper and magazine industry, health care, political campaigns, government, transportation and courts. Now an editor and writer on International news, based in London and New York, he has handled a range of news from around the world, primarily Europe and the Middle East.Richard grew up in southern California, where his parents were teachers. He began his career in journalism there before joining The Times in 1992.