Kimberly Adams

Host and Senior Washington Correspondent, Marketplace


Kimberly Adams is a host at the public radio program Marketplace. She covers the intersection of politics and the economy from Washington, D.C., where she also serves on the board of governors of the National Press Club. Before moving to D.C., Adams was a Cairo-based freelance journalist reporting on the political, social and economic upheaval in Egypt following the Arab Spring. Her work aired on multiple networks in the United States, Canada, the U.K., Germany, Hong Kong and elsewhere. Prior to freelancing, Adams worked as a producer for NPR from its D.C. headquarters, covering politics, arts, culture and breaking news.