Nishat Kurwa

VP audio Vox Media

Nishat Kurwa is VP and Executive Producer of Audio at Vox Media. She leads podcast programming, production, and new show development across the company's editorial networks and partners.

Previously, Kurwa led the digital publishing team at American Public Media's Marketplace. Prior to Marketplace, Kurwa spent more than a decade as Senior Producer and News Director at the Peabody Award-winning independent production company Youth Radio (NPR's Youth Desk), and concurrently as an editor at KCBS Radio in San Francisco.

She is a mentor for the Third Coast International Audio Festival's Radio Residency and also publishes the newsletter Talk Story.

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