Edith Chapin

In a note to newsroom staff, Edith Chapin, Executive Editor of NPR News, announced this staffing update:

Hi all:

Today NPR announced the hiring of Sacha Pfeiffer and Cheryl W. Thompson as correspondents of its Investigations Team. Read more below in an note shared with newsroom staff by Robert Little, Edith Chapin, and Christopher Turpin.

We have news about important changes on the Investigations Team. The team is getting some new faces. Also, as part of our effort to deepen our commitment to reporting of depth, consequence and originality, we are creating a new opportunity for more journalists in the newsroom to work on investigative projects.