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Local host: Kathleen Morgain
NPR Host: Renee Montagne
From NPR West's studios in Culver City, Calif., Renée Montagne joins Steve Inskeep in Washington to
host NPR’s Morning Edition. She moved into that role in December 2004.
Montagne, the daughter of a Marine Corps family, was born in California and raised in locales as diverse
as Hawaii and Arizona. She earned a B.A. in English from the University of California, Berkeley and
graduated Phi Beta Kappa. Her career includes serving as a fellow at the University of Southern
California with the National Arts Journalism Program (currently based at Columbia University), and
teaching broadcast writing at New York University's Graduate Department of Journalism.
NPR Host: Steve Inskeep
Steve Inskeep’s first full-time assignment for NPR was the 1996 presidential primary in New Hampshire.
He went on to cover the Pentagon, the U.S. Senate, and the 2000 presidential campaign of George W.
Raised in Carmel, Indiana, Inskeep is a 1990 graduate of Morehead State University in Kentucky, where
he also worked as a radio sportscaster. Inskeep went on to work for public and commercial stations in and
around New York City. His journalism has appeared in several publications, including The New York Times.
Inskeep lives in Washington, DC, with his wife Carolee, an author of several reference books on
genealogy, and with their daughter Ava, who was born in 2005.
--from the Morning Edition website
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