Melissa Block (born December 1961) is an Americanradio host and journalist. She co-hosted NPR's All Things Considered news program from 2003 until 14 August 2015. In August 2015 she became a Special Correspondent for NPR, responsible for detailed profiles of newsworthy figures, and long-form stories and series on topical issues.
She began her NPR career in 1985 as an editorial assistant for ATC and rose to become ATC's senior producer. From 1994 to 2002, she was a New York reporter and correspondent for NPR. Her reporting after the 11 September attacks helped earn NPR a Peabody Award in 2001.