Greg Flakus has been a VOA correspondent for over 19 years. He has worked in Washington, DC, New York City, Miami, VOA's Central America bureau, and most recently as Los Angeles Bureau Chief.
Greg sometimes travels around the Pacific Rim covering news there. He served for two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Philippines, before receiving his Masters degree from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and joining VOA in 1980.
Greg currently heads up our new bureau in Mexico City.