Claire BuchananMorning Edition Producer/Engagement Coordinator
Claire is a northern Illinois native and a public radio enthusiast. She earned a B.A. and M.A. in communication from Northern Illinois University. She joined WNIJ in 2018 as All Things Considered producer. Now, she's the Morning Edition Producer and Engagement Coordinator. She is passionate about using that role to build relationships and serve new communities.
Outside of work Claire likes to spend time doing yoga, crafting, and listening to true crime podcasts. Claire and her husband Jared have two beloved cats named Izzy and Basil.
Last year in mid-March, staff at WNIJ left behind studios and desks at the station for blanket forts and kitchen tables at home. Claire Buchanan brings us…