Managing Editor, WNYC Studios
Jenny Lawton is a showrunner, editor, and producer.
She has worked on more than a dozen podcasts for WNYC Studios including More Perfect, La Brega, Blindspot: The Road to 9/11 and Tulsa Burning, The New Yorker Radio Hour, The Experiment, Nancy, and The Anthropocene Reviewed. She was previously the Executive Producer of Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen. Her work has been honored by the Alfred I. duPont–Columbia University Awards, the Associated Press, the New York Press Club, and The Third Coast International Audio Festival, among others.
Before joining WNYC, Jenny covered politics, technology, and the arts at WBEZ/Chicago Public Radio. She's taught audio at NYU and elsewhere; and she serves as mentor with the Digital Women Leaders network.