KAITLIN PREST ::: Host ::: Creative Director
Kaitlin Prest is obsessed with radio. She is the Producer at The Life of the Law podcast; and is a Creative Director of the Radio Cabaret, a performance-based variety show featuring live radio storytelling. Her freelance work has been broadcasted on NPR’s Snap Judgement, Public Radio Exchange (PRX) Remix, and Radiophonic Creation Day. She was also the winner of the 2010 National Community Radio Association (NCRA) Award for Outstanding Achievement in Documentary.
Photo: Ted Roeder
JEN NG ::: Designer | Visual Branding | Associate Producer
Jen Ng splits her professional and personal time between art direction, smut-driven storytelling and social-justice work. Organizing creative teams, projects and events during the day, she also does work in women’s advocacy and youth empowerment for LGBTQIA communities and creative organizations. She’s styled and art directed photoshoots for BUST Magazine and (the late music + DIY culture quarterly) Venus Zine, taught Media Literacy Workshops through the Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls, and does branding work for the non-profit, Elemental Cares.
MITRA KABOLI ::: Senior Producer
Mitra Kaboli is a freelance Multi-Media Producer at Nowhere Magazine, a journal of literary, travel musings; and an Engineer at WNYC. She has a BA with distinction from Montreal's Concordia University in Creative Writing, and her audio work has been featured on WBAI, Public Radio Exchange (PRX) Remix, and NPR's Snap Judgement.
SAMARA BREGER ::: Associate Producer
Samara Breger has been a classical musician, sex educator, and LGBTQIA community organizer. She's currently a radio producer and journalist with work airing on WBUR, NHPR, WAMC, and MPBN. Samara is based in New York City.
SHIRA BANNERMAN ::: Associate Producer
Using the tools of radio and writing, Shira is interested in providing a means of self-expression and connecting people. She graduated from the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies in 2008, interned for the national oral history project, Storycorps; and taught Media Literacy Workshops through the Willie Mae Rock Camp For Girls. Shira also volunteers as a writing tutor for College Summit and Minds Matter — two programs dedicated to preparing low-income students for college.
MEGAN DETRIE ::: ADVISOR ::: ASSOCIATE PRODUCER ::: SOCIAL MEDIA
Fascinated with developing new forms of storytelling, Megan works as the multimedia producer at The Atavist, a digital nonfiction magazine. Megan has had stints as a magazine editor, beat reporter, artist's model, videographer, farmhand, blackjack dealer, and freelance writer. Previously based in the Middle East and North Africa, she's reported broadly on agriculture/food security issues in the region as well as social and cultural shifts in Egypt after the 2011 uprising. Her audio work has been featured by UK's Monocle radio, Marfa Public Radio and Public Remix Exchange (PRX) REMIX.