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Cherri Gregg


Cherri Gregg is an afternoon drive host/news anchor for WHYY radio. Prior to her current position, Cheri, an award-winning journalist, covered civil rights, social justice, race and public affairs issues impacting marginalized communities in the Greater Philadelphia region, spending nearly a decade on air at KYW Newsradio. She served as the station’s Community Affairs reporter and was the creator, host and executive producer of the weekly, syndicated radio show and podcast, Flashpoint with Cherri Gregg. Under her leadership, the show earned two regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, an NABJ Salute to Excellence Award for Best Podcast and a Pennsylvania Bar Association Media Award all in 2021.  Cherri, who is also a licensed attorney, is a past president of the Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists.