Emily Woodbury has worked for Iowa Public Radio since 2011. She became a talk show producer in 2012. Her duties include researching show topics, booking guests, preparing news copy, editing audio, and directing live programming for IPR’s national-award winning shows River to River and Talk of Iowa.
She is a member of Student Broadcasters Incorporated, which serves as an advisory board to the students who work at KRUI FM in Iowa City. She is also the PR director for Iowa City's roller derby league, Old Capitol City Roller Derby.
Prior to joining Iowa Public Radio, Emily worked as a news director for KRUI and as an intern for Chicago Public Media. She has won awards for her reporting and a couple of her news reports have been featured statewide on Iowa Public Radio's Morning Edition and All Things Considered.
Emily has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Iowa School of Journalism and Mass Communication and a minor in political science.