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Karen DeWitt

Capitol Bureau Chief at New York State Public Radio

Karen DeWittKaren DeWittKaren DeWitt Karen DeWitt is Capitol Bureau Chief for New York State Public Radio, a network of 10 public radio stations in New York State. She has covered state government and politics for the network since 1990.

A regular contributor to 'New York NOW,' she frequently appears on the Reporters' Roundtable segment and often interviews newsmakers.

Karen previously worked for WINS Radio, New York, and has written for numerous publications, including Adirondack Life and the Albany newsweekly Metroland.

She is a past recipient of the prestigious Walter T. Brown Memorial award for excellence in journalism from the Legislative Correspondents Association and was named Media Person of the Year for 2009 by the Women's Press Club of New York State.

Karen is a graduate of the State University of New York at Geneseo.

Karen DeWitt with Michael BloombergKaren at a Michael Bloomberg press conference in Albany.Karen DeWitt with Nancy ZimpherKaren interviewing SUNY Chancellor Nancy ZimpherWMHT

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