Whistle Blowers

Policy & Litigation Attorney

Colleen Teubner

Prior to joining PEER, Colleen was an Assistant District Attorney for the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office in New York. She has also worked, clerked, and interned for multiple government agencies and non-profits, including the United States Department of Justice, the Office of the New York State Attorney General, the Natural Resources Defense Council, and Defenders of Wildlife. Colleen also volunteered as a Park Interpreter with the National Park Service at Theodore Roosevelt Island in Washington, DC. Colleen received her law degree from Georgetown University Law Center, where she was the Vice President of the Environmental Law Society and Senior Notes Editor for the Georgetown Journal of Gender and the Law. She received her bachelor’s degree summa cum laude in International Affairs from The George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs. Colleen enjoys backpacking and camping trips, playing board games, and reading mystery novels.

PEERMail | Positive Trend for Whistleblowers

by | March 5, 2024
We're happy to see that in the past five years, whistleblower disclosures and retaliation complaints have fallen by more than 40 ...

Federal Whistleblower Claims Fall by Almost Half

by | February 28, 2024
From Trump to Biden, More Federal Workers File Far Fewer Gripes ...

PEERMail | Climate and Agriculture Heat Up

by | January 23, 2024
Please join us for a webinar on climate change and industrial agriculture. We will discuss the true impacts of animal agriculture, among other topics ...

PEERMail | An Important Whistleblower Victory

by | December 26, 2023
Over the years, we have written a lot about a USGS microbiologist's whistleblower journey but this week we received a rare decisive victory ...

Colorado’s Air Pollution Program Broken and Adrift

by | November 8, 2023
State’s Air Quality Worsens While Cosmetic Changes Ignore Core Problems ...

COMMENTARY | Stronger Whistleblower Protections for Government Contractors

by | November 3, 2023
Government contractors who blow the whistle on agency misconduct may finally join the ranks of their public employee counterparts in enjoying the same protections ...
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