«Class of 2005

Phillip Davis

Miami correspondent, National Public Radio

Davis was born in Chicago, Illinois, grew up in St. Louis, Missouri, and attended Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism, and John Hopkins University, where he earned a master’s degree in international relations. He began his journalism career as a print reporter in 1980, working first for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, then the Baltimore Sun and Congressional Quarterly Weekly in Washington, D.C. He switched to broadcast reporting, joining National Public Radio in 1993, first as an environmental reporter and then covered Capitol Hill and the FCC in Washington, D.C. In 1997 he joined the foreign desk, reporting from London and Mexico City. He is now NPR’s correspondent in Miami, reporting on immigration, international trade and the environment.

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