Krista Tippett

Host, 'On Being'

Krista Tippett is a journalist, author, and radio host. She's received a Peabody Award and
two Webby Awards for her work on the public radio program On Being, a new kind of conversation -- and an evolving media space -- about
religion, spirituality, ethics, and large questions of meaning in every
aspect of life. Launched as a weekly program in the summer of 2003, On Being is heard on over 240 public radio stations in the United States and globally via Internet and podcast.

Tippett was a journalist and diplomat in divided Berlin in the 1980s before attending Yale Divinity School. She is the author of the New York Times bestselling book Einstein's God, and a memoir and reflection on religion in 21st-century life, Speaking of Faith: Why Religion Matters and How to Talk About It.