Barbara Meagher

Barbara Meagher is President and a founding member of ACCESS/RI, a coalition of individuals and organizations dedicated to improving access to government information in Rhode Island.

A University of Rhode Island Associated Professor since 2003, Mrs. Meagher had an impressive 21-year career as a television news reporter. Mrs. Meagher began her career in WPTZ-TV in Plattsburgh, N.Y., and she worked for ABC6 in Providence (R.I.) from 1983 to 2001, and was a host/reporter for Rhode Island’s NPR affiliate, WRNI.