Lynn Arditi is the health reporter for The Public’s Radio and a 2019 member of the ProPublica Local Reporting Network, where she has been investigating Rhode Island’s 911 emergency system. Prior to joining Rhode Island’s NPR affiliate in 2017, she was a staff reporter for The Providence Journal, where she wrote about campus sexual assaults, prostitution, housing foreclosures and the opioid epidemic. Her reporting has been recognized by the Society of American Business Editors & Writers and the New England Associated Press News Executives Association. She was previously a staff writer at the Center for Investigative Reporting, in Washington, D.C. and a reporter at a now defunct local daily newspaper in Holyoke, Mass. She is a graduate of Oberlin College in Ohio.