The following excerpt was sent out from executive producer of local podcasts Ave Carrilloand and director of audio strategy Sean Bowditch:
We are incredibly excited to announce that Jared Marcelle will be joining the WNYC newsroom as a reporter/producer on the newsroom’s podcast team. In this new role, Jared will help create the sound of the newsroom’s narrative initiatives, report and produce local stories, and assist in building out upcoming local podcast programs. He will report to Executive Producer of Local Podcasts, Ave Carrillo.
Jared returns to WNYC after getting his start in audio storytelling as an assistant producer for WNYC’s Radio Rookiesprogram in 2016.
Jared’s reporting has aired on shows including All Things Considered, Morning Edition, The Takeaway, This American Life, and Planet Money. He also produced audio documentaries for Audible and taught radio reporting as an adjunct lecturer at Brooklyn College, his