David Person is the host of WEUPTalk, a daily talk show on WEUP-AM in Huntsville, Ala. David and his co-host Steve Murry discuss local, state and national issues with newsmakers. He also writes columns for USA TODAY as a member of its board of contributors and is a freelance reporter for National Public Radio in Washington, D.C. For nearly 13 years, David wrote for The Huntsville Times, first as a reporter covering various beats and later as an editorial board member and columnist. His work has earned awards from the Alabama Press Association and the Alabama Associated Press.