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Amy Eddings

Amy Eddings

Host/Producer “Morning Edition”

Expertise: Hosting live radio, writing and producing newscasts, Downtown Cleveland, reporting on abortion, fibersheds, New York City subway system, coffee

Education:  The Ohio State University - Bachelor of Arts

Favorite spot in Northeast Ohio: Solstice Steps in Lakewood


Amy Eddings is a writer and journalist who has worked at Ideastream Public Media as host of NPR's “Morning Edition” since 2017. She also hosted NPR's “All Things Considered” on WNYC in New York for 10 years. Amy was also a general assignment reporter for WNYC with a focus on the environment and solid waste management. She covered the 9/11 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center. She was a lifestyle reporter and columnist for The Lima News in Lima, Ohio. Amy's writing has also appeared in Guideposts Magazine and she's performed at Story Club Cleveland.


  • 2020 Alliance for Women in Media Gracie Award, Host/Anchor Non-Commercial Local Radio
  • 2019 Ohio Society of Professional Journalists Award, Best Radio Anchor
  • 2003 Society of Professional Journalists Sigma Chi Delta Award, Investigative Reporting
  • 2003 Investigative Reporters and Editors prize for radio

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