Susan Stamberg is an American radio journalist who is a Special Correspondent for National Public Radio and guest host for Weekend Edition Saturday. She is the first woman to hold a full-time position as anchor of a national nightly news broadcast in the United States. She has been awarded the Edward R. Murrow Award, and was inducted into the Broadcasting Hall of Fame and the National Radio Hall of Fame.
Other career credits include co-host of the evening news magazine All Things Considered, and each Thanksgiving, Susan provides NPR listeners with her mother-in-law's recipe for a cranberry relish sauce that is unusual in having horseradish as one of its principal ingredients—the recipe is known as Mama Stamberg's Cranberry Relish Recipe.
Theatre credits include her Broadway debut as herself in An American Daughter (Cort Theatre).