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Kelley Libby

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Public radio vibes for the podcast era. My work focuses on history, culture, and ecology in the south. I’m into sound-rich, place-based, documentary storytelling.
Member since 2010


  • Hilliard, FL


Contact Kelley

Kelley is available for

I'm available for editing and documentary/feature production.
  • Editing
  • Music
  • Producing
  • Recording
  • Reporting
  • Scripting
  • Voice
  • Writing
  • Teaching

About Kelley

Kelley Libby is a public radio editor and producer based in the U.S. south. She currently edits for Inside Appalachia and the Folkways Reporting Project at WVPB. Kelley is the creator and producer of UnMonumental, a Localore: Finding America project, and was for many years a producer at With Good Reason. Kelley’s work has been heard on NPR’s All Things Considered, StoryCorps, BackStory, and Re:Sound, and at the HearSay International Audio Arts Festival. She holds an MA in Writing and Rhetoric from Virginia Commonwealth University and a certificate in Radio Documentary from the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies.

Kelley's Portfolio



  • Mixing
  • Voice Coaching
  • Tape Syncs
  • Story Editing
  • Sound Design
  • Show Development
  • Research
  • Reporting
  • Producing
  • Mentoring
  • Logistics and Coordination
  • Interviewing
  • Hosting
  • Grant Writing
  • Field Recording
  • Field Producing
  • Budgeting
  • Booking
  • Voiceover


  • Comrex, Opal
  • Hard Disc/Flash recorder
  • Pro Tools, Hindenburg
  • Recording Studio
  • Variety of microphones

Previous Work

  • StoryCorps/One Small Step at VPM (December 2020)
  • UnMonumental at Localore: Finding America and WVTF/Radio IQ (July 2016)
  • With Good Reason at Virginia Humanities (May 2019)