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Morgan Springer

Contributing editor

Morgan Springer is a contributing editor and producer at Interlochen Public Radio. She previously worked for the New England News Collaborative as the host/producer of NEXT, the weekly show which aired on six public radio station in the region. 

Before her stint in the Northeast, Morgan worked full-time at IPR – first as an intern, then as a reporter and finally as the news director. Her series "Irredeemable," about Michigan juvenile lifers and the state's re-sentencing process, received a 2017 first place national PMJA award and a regional Edward R. Murrow award. Her stories "Irredeemable, episode 3: Tortured choice,""Grandmother's letter from the Holocaust" and "Behind bars, transformation through poetry" have also recieved national awards. Her work has been featured on NPR, public radio stations in the Midwest and New England, WHYY's "The Pulse" and National Native News.

Morgan has an undergraduate degree in International Studies from Earlham College. After graduating, she did a stint as the constituent services coordinator for the Massachusetts Attorney General's Office before leaving to work at a garden center. In 2014, she went to the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies to study radio and documentary film, bringing her briefly back to her home state of Maine.