Freelance


By  Tanner Groehler  for A OK Podcast

By Tanner Groehler for A OK Podcast

‘A OK’ Podcast (2019)

A OK is a weekly interview-based podcast about people on the aromantic and asexual spectrums. Our goal is to increase ace and aro representation and visibility; share stories that provide listeners with a sense of belonging and familiarity; and remove the pressure to "prove" something unprovable.

Though we are an independent and tiny two-person production team, we reached 5,000 downloads within our first ten weeks of production.

Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | iHeartRadio | Stitcher

Find us: Twitter, Patreon and Ko-fi.

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WBEZ Podcast Production Internship (2018)


PUBLIC OFFICIAL A

Public Official A is a story about the rise and fall of former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich. It's also a story about Illinois political corruption, FBI investigations, and has ties to President Trump. Hosted by WBEZ Chicago’s state politics reporter Dave McKinney, this podcast will take you through Blagojevich’s early years in politics, his arrest in 2008, and how this story still resonates today.

Learn more at WBEZ


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Get that money.

By Greta Johnsen

Talking about money can be weird and uncomfortable, but Nerdette is determined to make it easier for you. 

“Money and money management can feel really abstract,” said Lindsey Stanberry, author of a book all about getting your financial life in order

“Taking care of your money and negotiating a raise and fighting for your own personal self-worth is a game changer,” she said. “And if we’re all doing it, then it’s going to create a movement.” 

Produced and adapted for web by Sofi LaLonde


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Salt, Fat, Acid, Ask For What You Want (With Samin Nosrat)

By Greta Johnsen

If you think you’re hopeless in the kitchen, Samin Nosrat is here to help.

“Once you know a few things about cooking, you actually know a lot more than you think you do,” Nosrat told Nerdette podcast. 

Nosrat is a chef and the author of Salt Fat Acid Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking. She also hosts a four-part food documentary series on Netflix called Salt Fat Acid Heat. Each episode focuses on an element of cooking in four parts of the world: fat in Italy, salt in Japan, acid in Mexico, and heat in California. 

Produced and adapted for web by Sofi LaLonde and Justin Bull.


Author Madeline Miller has given Circe, a witch who turns men into pigs in Homer’s ‘The Odyssey,’ a leading role in her most recent book. (Book cover courtesy of Little, Brown and Company/Photo by Nina Subin)

Author Madeline Miller has given Circe, a witch who turns men into pigs in Homer’s ‘The Odyssey,’ a leading role in her most recent book. (Book cover courtesy of Little, Brown and Company/Photo by Nina Subin)

The Author Of Greta’s Favorite Book! (Of 2018): Madeline Miller On 'Circe'

By Greta Johnsen

If you were bored by Homeric epics and Greek mythology in high school and college, Nerdette highly encourages you to reconsider.

“There is a reason these stories have lasted for 3,000 years,” said Madeline Miller, author of Nerdette host Greta Johnsen’s favorite book of 2018, a novelization of The Odyssey called Circe

Produced and adapted for web by Sofi LaLonde


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previous production work


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GRL PWR (2017)

GRL PWR is a feminist critique on politics and pop culture. Sadly, due to other class and work obligations, I was only able to produce three episodes of this show. I'm very proud of the work I was able to do, and the show was named a finalist in the 'Best Podcast' category at the IBS 2017-2018 College Awards.

The show was hosted and produced by myself at WSUM 91.7FM Madison Student Radio. You can find GRL PWR on my SoundCloud.


20 Something (2016)

This is a travel podcast that documented my time studying abroad in London, England. It served as a personal audio diary to help me share my adventures and my struggles of living abroad. This was my first podcast adventure, so there is much room for improvement, but I'm still proud of the work that I accomplished with my recorder in my tiny room in my flat in Shoreditch, London. Take a listen!