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Sheilah Kast

Sheilah Kast is the host of On The Record, Monday-Friday, 9:30-10:00 am.  Originally, she hostedWYPR's  Dupont-Columbia University award-winning Maryland Morning with Sheilah Kast from 2006 - October2015.  She began her career at The Washington Star, where she covered the Maryland and Virginia legislatures, utilities, energy and taxes, as well as financial and banking regulation.  She learned the craft of broadcasting at ABC News; as a Washington correspondent for fifteen years, she covered the White House, Congress, and the 1991 Moscow coup that signaled the end of the Soviet empire.  Sheilahhas been a substitute host on NPR’s Weekend Edition Sunday and The DianeRehmShow.  She has launched and hosted two weekly interview shows on public TV, one about business and one about challenges facing older people.