Lisa Weiner

Lisa Weiner

Afternoon Drive Editor

Lisa Weiner joined WTOP in 2015 after completing her Master’s Degree in Audio Technology at American University.

Before entering graduate school, Lisa worked at radio stations in Philadelphia and Israel.

She got her start in radio while working as a late-night student DJ at The University of Rochester’s WRUR in 2008. She has an undergraduate degree in Economics and History.

Lisa has held many different positions at WTOP, including Assistant Editor, Editor and Weekend Managing Editor.

In 2018 Lisa joined the Digital team as a Digital Editor, overseeing afternoon coverage on and the WTOP app. 

She is originally from Bethesda, Md. 

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