Jeff Tiberii

Greensboro Bureau Chief

Jeff Tiberii first started posing questions to complete strangers at the age of 2. Following a meal at La Cantina Italiana, Jeff climbed down from the booth and began asking other customers what was going on. Jeff grew up in Wayland, Massachusetts, graduated from Syracuse University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism, and moved to North Carolina in 2006. His experience with NPR member stations WAER (Syracuse) and WFDD (Winston-Salem) dates back almost 10 years. Jeff grew up rooting for the Tar Heels (Donald Williams, Dante Calabria) and remains an avid basketball fan. He also works for IMG College as a Network Studio Host in Winston-Salem.

Jeff has covered a Presidential Inauguration, three NCAA Tournaments, another three ACC Men’s Tournaments, the wreckage of a plane crash, and the John Edwards Trial. His work has been heard on Morning Edition, All Things Considered, Weekend Edition and Here & Now. Jeff’s work has been recognized with three regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, and dozens of other honors. He loves to travel and would one day like to live and work abroad. Jeff began as the Greensboro Bureau Chief in September of 2011.

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Arts & Culture
3:42 pm
Mon June 11, 2012

New Report Shows Value of Arts Industry

A new report is detailing the economic impact of arts in North Carolina.

Jeff Tiberii: The national study concludes nonprofit arts and cultural organizations in the state had a financial impact of 1.24 billion dollars during the 2010 fiscal year. That ‘impact’ figure includes ticket purchases, estimates on money spent before and after the show, and the salaries art professionals earn. Catherine Heitz New is with the Arts Concil of Forsyth County:

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Politics & Government
7:55 am
Fri June 1, 2012

John Edwards Found Not Guilty On One Fraud Count; Mistrial Declared On Other Counts

John Edwards' campaign finance case ended in a mistrial. Jurors came back yesterday and acquitted the former senator and presidential candidate on one charge and said they were deadlocked on five others. WUNC's Jeff Tiberii has been covering the trial since it started more than a month ago, he joins us from our bureau in Greensboro. 

What was it like in the courtroom when the jury's decision was announced?

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Politics & Government
6:55 am
Wed May 30, 2012

Edwards Jurors Begin 8th Day Of Deliberations

In federal court jury deliberations begin an eighth day at the John Edwards trial today.

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Politics & Government
6:10 am
Tue May 29, 2012

Edwards Jury Resumes Deliberations Today

The sixth week of the John Edwards Trial begins with a seventh day of jury deliberations.

Politics & Government
6:05 am
Tue May 22, 2012

Jury Deliberations Continue At Edwards Trial

Jury deliberations continue for a third day this morning in the John Edwards trial at the federal courthouse in Greensboro.

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Politics & Government
5:00 am
Mon May 21, 2012

Edwards Jury Resumes Deliberations Today

At the John Edwards trial Jury deliberations continue this morning.

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Politics & Government
5:35 pm
Fri May 18, 2012

Edwards Jury To Resume Deliberations Monday

Jury deliberations will continue into next week at the John Edwards trial.

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Politics & Government
8:05 am
Thu May 17, 2012

Closing Arguments Expected In Edwards Trial

Closing arguments are scheduled to take place today at the John Edwards trial. The defense rested its case on Wednesday without putting the two-time presidential candidate, or former mistress Rielle Hunter on the witness stand.

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Politics & Government
7:10 am
Wed May 16, 2012

Edwards Defense Could Rest Soon

Today could mark the final day of testimony in the John Edwards trial.

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Politics & Government
6:50 am
Tue May 15, 2012

Cate Edwards Could Testify For Her Father

Defense attorneys could call two noteworthy witnesses today at the John Edwards Trial.

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