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Staff Directory

Brandy Centolanza


Brandy is co-founder and editor of the Peninsula Chronicle. A journalist for more than 20 years, Brandy won several Virginia Press Association awards for her coverage of the education and courts and crime beats for the Virginia Gazette. Now a freelance writer and editor, she looks forward to sharing business news and stories with the readers of Peninsula Chronicle.

Barrett Baker

Senior Reporter

Barrett is an award-winning writer with more than 40 years of professional experience in journalism, public relations, marketing, and advertising, including 20 years as a freelance content specialist. As Senior Reporter for the Peninsula Chronicle, his efforts will be focused on the southern end of the Peninsula, primarily reporting on stories from Newport News and Hampton.

Leslie Pearce

Business Reporter