Mia Lobel

America Abroad

Mia Lobel is an award-winning independent multimedia producer, journalist, and educator, and served as Executive Producer for America Abroad, AAM’s monthly radio documentary series until December 2015. Over the past decade, she has worked for media outlets across the country, specializing in creating unique content for public radio stations, non-profit organizations, museums, and universities.

Mia is an adjunct professor at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism teaching courses in intro to news writing and reporting, voiceover, and advanced podcast production. Multimedia projects include Distillations – an award-winning chemistry podcast, Stories from the Field – mini-oral histories about women in science, and the Wesleyan Storytelling Project. She’s also founder of Freelance Café, a support, networking, and resource web site for independent media producers nationwide.
Mia received a bachelor's degree in Anthropology from Wesleyan University and a Masters of Journalism from UC Berkeley. She lives in the Hudson Valley, NY with her husband and two sons.