Lisa Labuz

Midday Anchor
As local host of WBEZ’s Midday shift, Lisa anchors local news during Reset, 1A, Fresh Air, and Here & Now. Lisa previously was WBEZ’s anchor for Morning Edition for just over 21 years. 

Lisa joined the staff of WBEZ in January, 1999. Before coming to WBEZ, Lisa worked as a reporter and host of Morning Edition for WUWM Milwaukee Public Radio and at WGLT, the NPR station at Illinois State University in Normal, IL, and did environmental reporting for The Great Lakes Radio Consortium.

Lisa lives in suburban Oak Park with her husband, Chris, daughter Nora, and family cat, Hugo. Lisa is an avid user of pens, pencils, and stationery - and is happy to recommend something for anyone who wishes they had a better pen, pencil or paper!!

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