WNYC New York Public Radio
Executive Producer - Narrative Unit
Contributing Editor - New Yorker Radio Hour
Karen is a veteran news editor in National Public Radio’s largest affiliate radio station, WNYC. She directs the long-form narrative unit that created the acclaimed podcast series There Goes the Neighborhood, The United States of Anxiety andCaught: Kids in the Criminal Justice System
Karen also lends her expertise as a story whisperer to the New Yorker Radio Hour for the development of long-form features and special episodes.
Growing up in southeast Queens and having lived in various neighborhoods around the city, Karen is very happy to continue to document and report on her hometown. On summer weekends, she can be found swimming upriver in the Hudson where she has helped to establish a free floating river pool in Beacon, NY.
It's not too late to purchase tickets for the Wall of Achievers Banquet on Thursday, November 15th, 2018 from 6-9pm.