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New head of NPR Bucks County native

Published On: May 16 2014 06:20:15 PM EDT   Updated On: May 16 2014 07:01:01 PM EDT

A Bucks County native will take the top spot at National Public Radio.

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. -

A Bucks County native will take the top spot at National Public Radio.

Jarl Mohn has been named the new president and CEO of NPR.

Mohn hails from Doylestown and is also a Temple University graduate.

He's had a long career in the media, starting with him delivering local newspapers, according to NPR.

Mohn begins his new gig in July.