Occupation: Investigative Reporter at The Associated PressBiesecker is an investigative reporter for The Associated Press based in Raleigh. He lives in Durham with his wife, N.C. State Technical Education professor Dr. Jenny Buelin-Biesecker, and their three young children. Before joining the AP in 2011, Biesecker worked as a state capital reporter for The News & Observer and The Charlotte Observer, North Carolina’s two largest newspapers. His work has been recognized with numerous national and state journalism awards. Biesecker has also occasionally taught journalism courses at N.C. State and in 2010 was appointed to the university’s Student Media Authority, on which he continues to serve.