A program of the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas at the University of Texas at Austin
Executive Producer, Podcasts and Audio, NBC News and MSNBC
(Video of Lickteig’s presentation at ISOJ2019 is below his bio, along with an article from the ISOJ team)
Originally from Kansas, Steve Lickteig now lives in Washington, D.C. and works as the executive producer for podcasts and audio for NBC News and MSNBC.
Previously, he worked as the executive producer of podcasts at Slate, as the executive producer of NPR’s Weekend All Things Considered and as a producer in various other roles at NPR. He has also worked for Sirius XM and produced and directed various documentaries including “Open Secret,” “One Family and a Kansas Town,” and Waiting for Hockney.
Lickteig was part of the panel “Ok, Google, Alexa and Siri: Play the news. Can you really help journalism in the podcast boom?” at ISOJ 2019.