Jack Howard

Jack Howard is a reporter for the Health & Wealth Desk. He's worked in radio for Vocalo 90.5 Chicago, KCOU 88.1 Columbia, Radio America, National Review Online, and Pitch. Jack developed an app to fund public radio so he gets paid. He's a junior journalism student. 

Gabriela Garbero poses outside Britches Clothing, in Columbia, Mo., while she is beta testing the accessibility app Compeer.
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A new accessibility app called Compeer is currently being beta tested and may soon be able to help those with disabilities navigate cities more easily. Based in Missouri, the app is being tested in two cities in that state: St. Louis and Columbia.