Owen Duffy was born and raised in Homer. He began volunteering at KBBI in late 2013, his senior year at Homer High School. After graduating in 2014, he began working at KBBI as a fill-in host. He has hosted Weekend Edition, Morning Edition, and All Things Considered. This year he started a reporting internship with the News Department and plans to study journalism in college.
Duffy is currently attending Kenai Peninsula College. He also works for Coal Point Seafoods. In his off hours he enjoys playing jazz and acting on stage.