Teal Pennebaker joined Stanford Health Policy (CHP/PCOR) in 2009. She oversees the centers'
communications efforts and helps with external relations. Prior to
joining Stanford, Teal did press for a senate campaign in South Dakota.
In May of 2008, Teal earned a master in public policy from the Harvard
Kennedy School, where she worked with negotiations professor Brian
Mandell. A Wellesley alumna and Texas native, Teal was an editor for
her college paper and has held a series of journalism positions
domestically and abroad.