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Sara McCrea

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I'm an independent producer, journalist, and researcher who loves working on deeply thoughtful and innovative audio storytelling. Compassion and collaboration are central to all my work.
Member since 2022

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Sara is available for

I am looking for new audio projects (likely producer, researcher, or story editor roles) for the second half of 2023. This could include a full time position or contract work. Please reach out at [email protected] with inquiries!
  • Fact Checking
  • Editing
  • Producing
  • Reporting
  • Scripting
  • Writing

About Sara

I am a Brooklyn-based print and audio storyteller from Boulder, Colorado. I am currently freelance, working with multiple audio companies and organizations on the production of podcasts and original audiobooks. Recently, I have helped produce several podcasts for Pushkin Industries, Audible, and American Public Media. I wrote and produced "McCartney: A Life and Lyrics", and I was the associate producer for "A Slight Change of Plans" with Dr. Maya Shankar, a science and storytelling podcast which won Best Personal Growth podcast at the 2023 Ambies. I am also an associate producer and researcher for the Center For Humane Technology's podcast, "Your Undivided Attention," which is distributed by TED Audio Collective. I am drawn to roles with a strong editorial focus, whether that be writing, narrative development, researching, interview prepping, fact-checking, etc. I also cut tape in ProTools and Descript! I prioritize stories and projects which are deeply thoughtful and formally innovative. In this age of abundant content and crises, I am interested in narratives which make us reconsider the structures in which we live and the stories we tell ourselves. I graduated from Wesleyan University in 2021, and I'm currently a scholar in the New School of the Anthropocene, a London-based interdisciplinary collective studying the environmental humanities.

Sara's Portfolio

Experience

Skills

  • Story Editing
  • Show Development
  • Research
  • Reporting
  • Producing
  • Interviewing
  • Hosting
  • Fact Checking

Equipment

  • Zoom H5n
  • Shure SM7B
  • Rode ntg 2