Emily Sullivan Emily Sullivan is a reporter and producer for NPR's News Desk where she covers breaking news, health, and business.
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Emily Sullivan
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Emily Sullivan

Reporter, Newsdesk

Emily Sullivan is a reporter and producer for NPR's News Desk where she covers breaking news, health, and business.

Sullivan got her start in public radio as an intern at member station WNYC. She also interned at The Village Voice, where she produced a music festival. Sullivan has reported and produced for NPR's business desk and presidential conflict of interest team, and won an Edward R. Murrow Award for an investigation into a Trump golf course's finances alongside members of the Embedded team. She's reported for WAMU, an NPR member station in Washington, DC, on teens and gun violence, HIV, and SNAP benefits.

Sullivan holds bachelors degrees in psychology and women's, gender, and sexuality studies from Fordham University.

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