Emily McFarlan Miller


Emily McFarlan Miller is a national reporter for Religion News Service and based in Chicago. She covers evangelical and mainline Protestant Christianity. Before joining RNS in 2016, she won awards for her work as an education reporter at The Courier-News in Elgin, Illinois, and digital editor for social media and engagement at the Chicago Sun-Times.

Her writing also has appeared in The Washington Post, USA TODAY, Relevant magazine, Christianity Today’s CT Women website, Crux, and more.

She graduated with honors from the journalism department at New York University and is working toward a master’s in intercultural studies from NAIITS (formerly the North American Institute for Indigenous Theological Studies).