Steve Herman is VOA's White House Bureau Chief. The veteran journalist spent 26 years in Asia, including reporting from Tokyo and subsequently as a VOA correspondent and bureau chief in India, Korea and Thailand. He also served as VOA's Senior Diplomatic Correspondent, based out of the State Department.
His articles, columns and reviews have been published in numerous newspapers and magazines including the Far Eastern Economic Review, Harvard Summer Review, Honolulu Star-Bulletin, Japan Quarterly, Japan Times, Popular Communications, Proceedings (U.S. Naval Institute), Radio World, Shukan Bunshun, Shukan Gendai, South China Morning Post and the Wall Street Journal. He has appeared on ABC World News Weekend, Arirang TV, BBC, Buckmaster Show (KVOI Tucson), the CBS Evening News, Channels TV (Nigeria), CNN, John Batchelor Show (WABC radio New York), Radio New Zealand and various cable news networks in India.
Steve was elected for five consecutive years to serve as Chairman of The Foreign Press in Japan (FPIJ) after completing a one-year term as President of the Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan (FCCJ). He also served a one-year term as President of the Seoul Foreign Correspondents' Club and is currently a Governor of the Overseas Press Club of America.