Erin Baldassari

Erin Baldassari is a Pulitzer Prize winning reporter for the Bay Area News Group, covering transportation. A North Bay native, Baldassari covered local news in the greater Boston area for four years before moving back to the Best Coast. She writes about roads, rails, and bridges in the East Bay. Baldassari and fellow reporters David DeBolt, Mathias Gafni and Thomas Peele won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for breaking news for covering the “Ghost Ship” fire in Oakland.