Marva Hinton is originally from North Carolina. She works as a reporter and fill-in anchor for WLRN.
Before coming to WLRN, she spent several years working as a radio news reporter and anchor in Orlando. During her stint there she covered everything from shuttle launches to the foreclosure crisis and the Casey Anthony trial.
Prior to that, Marva worked in radio news in Raleigh, North Carolina and Radford, Virginia. She began her career as a radio news producer in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Marva has an MFA in creative writing from Antioch University Los Angeles. She also holds a BA in journalism from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she completed a double major in political science.
In her spare time, she enjoys playing the pan flute and teaching her cats to do tricks.
Marva is married and lives in Miami.