Journalist Marie Cusick is leaving her job with StateImpact Pennsylvania and WITF broadcast providers to work with pupil journalists at PBS Information Hour and PBS reporting labs.
Because the Harrisburg reporter for StateImpact Pennsylvania, Cusick has coated vitality and environmental points for public radio stations statewide. She has additionally been a part of NPR’s vitality and setting workforce, which coordinates protection between the community and choose member station reporters across the nation.

Her work has incessantly aired on NPR exhibits together with Morning Version, All Issues Thought-about and Weekend Version.

Since 2012, Cusick has intently adopted the political, social, environmental, and financial results of
Pennsylvania’s pure fuel increase. Her work has been acknowledged on the regional and nationwide ranges – honors embody a Sigma Delta Chi Award from the Society of Skilled Journalists and a nationwide Edward R. Murrow Award from the Radio Tv Digital Information Affiliation.

Beforehand, Cusick was a multimedia reporter for WMHT in Albany, New York, and coated know-how for the station’s statewide public affairs TV present, New York NOW. In 2018, she grew to become StateImpact’s first FAA-licensed drone pilot.

In a tweet, she thanked her great colleagues for over six years on the vitality/setting beat. “I’m excited to hitch PBS,” she added.