Heidi Stevens

Heidi Stevens

"Balancing Act" columnist for the Chicago Tribune

Heidi Stevens writes a daily column for the Chicago Tribune, where she has worked since 1998. Her nationally syndicated columns reach more than a million print and online readers each day, appearing in newspapers across the country. She’s a frequent guest on local and national TV and radio stations, where she’s called upon to discuss current events, pop culture and issues around gender, race and relationships. She also records a weekly podcast with family therapist John Duffy, Psy.D. (FAN ’20) called “On Purpose: The Heidi Stevens and Dr. John Duffy Podcast.”

Ms. Stevens was awarded the Anne Keegan Award for Distinguished Journalism in 2018 by the Chicago Headline Club, the nation’s largest chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.