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.