Martha Teichner has been a correspondent for “CBS Sunday Morning” since December 1993, where she is equally adept at covering major breaking national and international news stories as she is handling in-depth cultural and arts topics.

Since joining CBS News in 1977, Teichner has earned multiple national awards for her original reporting, including 11 Emmy Awards and five James Beard Foundation Awards. Teichner was also part of the team coverage of the Newtown, Conn., elementary school shooting which earned CBS News a 2014 Dupont-Columbia Award.

Teichner was born in Traverse City, Mich. She graduated from Wellesley College in 1969 with a bachelor’s degree in economics. She attended the University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Business Administration. Teichner resides in New York City.

Published book:

When Harry Met Minnie: A True Story of Love and Friendship – 2021