Amber Hunt is an award-winning journalist who works for the Cincinnati Enquirer as an investigative reporter and was a contributor to the newsroom's "Seven Days of Heroin" project, which earned a 2018 Pulitzer Prize for local reporting. She's host of the hit podcast "Accused: The Unsolved Murder of Elizabeth Andes," which she produced with colleague Amanda Rossmann. She also created and hosted "Aftermath," a podcast about gunshot survivors, in collaboration with The Trace. Hunt previously covered crime for the Detroit Free Press and oversaw the Dakotas as a news editor for The Associated Press. She’s written three true-crime books – Dead but Not Forgotten, All-American Murder and See How Much You Love Me – and is co-author of The Kennedy Wives: Triumph and Tragedy in America’s Most Public Family, which was a New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller. A fifth book compiling transcripts from Accused has been published by Diversion Books, while Hunt's writing is set to be featured in late 2018 in a UK-released book focusing on unsolved murders throughout the ages.
Amber is a past Knight-Wallace Fellow at the University of Michigan, where her project was titled "Embracing Empathy in Urban Crime Reporting." She teaches multimedia journalism at the University of Cincinnati, and she's a past recipient of the Al Nakkula Award for Police Reporting, the only national award dedicated to crime coverage. She has appeared on NBC’s Dateline and A&E’s Crime Stories, among other TV shows. She lives in Ohio.