Lauren Ober is the host of The Big Listen. Before starting up the show locally last year, she had already made a name in podcasting as an award-winning independent producer and contributor to a variety of top shows, including Criminal, 99% Invisible, Gravy and KCRW’s Unfictional. Her stories have also been heard on NPR’s All Things Considered, Morning Edition, and Here and Now.
A Pittsburgh native, Lauren is a graduate of the Transom Story Workshop and a member of the board of the Association for Independents in Radio (AIR).
Discover more about Lauren Ober at NPR.org.
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