Linda Gradstein is Bureau Chief for The Media Line news agency. Previously, she served as Jerusalem correspondent for America’s National Public Radio (NPR) for more than 20 years.
Linda is the recipient of international awards for her work, including the Overseas Press Club Award for her coverage of the assassination of former Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin. She was part of a team that won the Alfred I DuPont Award for Excellence in Broadcast Journalism for their coverage of the Gulf War.
Linda Gradstein holds a BS in Foreign Service and a Masters in Arab Studies from Georgetown University and was a Knight Fellow in Journalism at Stanford University in 1999.
Linda speaks both Hebrew and Arabic fluently.