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Kara McGuirk-Allison

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fun, mission driven, podcast consulting and production
Member since 2020


  • Annapols, MD

Kara is available for

After a creative stint with the amazing audio team at Marvel, I'm now looking for my next adventure! Head of Audio or Exec. Producer preferred. Senior producer for the right show. Possible short-time consulting.
  • Business
  • Editing
  • Engineering
  • Producing
  • Recording
  • Reporting
  • Scripting
  • Voice
  • Writing

About Kara

Kara describes herself as a Mom, Public Radio Producer/Podcaster, and Community Organizer. With over 25 years of media experience, Kara launched local and national programs, produced and reported local and national pieces, trained countless interns and producers, and created numerous live events and fundraisers. She lives in Maryland with her husband and son, and considers herself a mid-century modernist and failing minimalist.



  • Mixing
  • Story Editing
  • Sound Design
  • Show Development
  • Scrubbing and Audio Editing
  • Scoring
  • Research
  • Reporting
  • Producing
  • Mentoring
  • Logistics and Coordination
  • Interviewing
  • Hosting
  • Field Recording
  • Field Producing
  • Budgeting
  • Booking


  • Pro Tools
  • Field recording
  • Remote recording

Previous Work

  • Hidden Brain/Founding Producer at NPR (2016)
  • The Ghost In My Room/Exec. Producer of all hats/A podcast experiment at Platform Media LLC (2019)
  • Made Possible By/Producer at Current (2017)
  • Justice Talking/Producer at Annenberg/NPR (2008)
  • Audio Producer at Marvel Entertainment (July 27, 2023)
  • Producer at Marvel Entertainment (07/27/2023)