Geoff Norcross

Morning Edition Host

Geoff Norcross is a 25-year radio veteran, having worked in several markets and formats. He’s been OPB’s Morning Edition Host since the Fall of 2008. Before coming to Oregon, he was the Program Director at KNAU in Flagstaff, AZ, where he helped shape the network-quality sound of the station’s local productions. Geoff has also talked on the radio in New York, Tampa, St. Louis, Illinois and West Virginia. He graduated from Bradley University with a B.A. in Communications. Geoff has been awarded Best Interview by the Public Radio News Directors association. He also won an Edward R. Murrow Award for Best Feature Reporting, and has been recognized for his reporting, interviewing and hosting by the Associated Press and the New York Festivals. Geoff lives in Southwest Portland with his wife Kristy. When he’s not on the air, you can find him rowing on the Willamette River, or running and biking around the SW hills. If you get up early enough, you might catch him hiking the nearby mountains.

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Recent Articles

Christmas Flood 1964: '7 Feet Of Water In The House'

Dec. 22, 2014 midnight

Q&A: Portland Rolls Out Its 'Wild' Red Carpet

Dec. 09, 2014 10:04 a.m.

National Scrabble Champ Gives Tips For Winning

Nov. 20, 2014 7 a.m.

Q&A: What Marijuana Lessons Might Oregon Learn From Washington?

Nov. 05, 2014 8:45 p.m.

Q & A: What Do Tuesday's Election Results Mean For Oregon?

Nov. 05, 2014 8:28 a.m.

Political Chat: Gubernatorial Revelations, Debates, A Vice-Presidential Visit

Oct. 10, 2014 noon

Political Chat: Wehby's New Approach, A Gubernatorial Debate, And The Marijuana Vote

Oct. 03, 2014 3:25 p.m.

Q&A: Public Defender On America's Moral Authority, New Strikes Against Terrorism

Sept. 29, 2014 5 a.m.

Political Chat: U.S. House Races, Outside Money In Oregon Elections

Sept. 26, 2014 10:13 a.m.

Q&A: Former Gov. Barbara Roberts Remembers Vic Atiyeh

Sept. 02, 2014 midnight

Political Chat: Shoe Drops, Goldilocks And Gay Marriage

Aug. 29, 2014 11:32 a.m.

Q&A: Washington County Commissioner Defends Intel Tax Deal

Aug. 26, 2014 midnight

Political Chat: Pot, Parties And Coal Ports

Aug. 22, 2014 11:47 a.m.

Political Chat: Wheeler Can't Run, Tax Deal For Intel

Aug. 18, 2014 10:33 a.m.

Political Chat: A 'Last Of His Kind' Governor Remembered

July 25, 2014 10:32 a.m.

Small Town Of Fossil Transformed With Influx Of Firefighters

July 24, 2014 9:50 a.m.

Political Chat: Pot And Guns Make News On Both Sides Of River This Week

July 14, 2014 10:40 a.m.

Field Guide Crew Gets Rare Glimpse Inside Mount St. Helens' Glaciers

July 01, 2014 7 a.m.

Q&A: Assessing Oregon's Reinvention Of Medicaid

June 24, 2014 11:40 a.m.

Political Chat: Gun Debate, GOP Leadership On Minds This Week

June 13, 2014 2:09 p.m.

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