Emily Prokop has been a podcaster since 2015 and a podcast listener even longer. Her podcast, The Story Behind, was nominated for a Webby Award for Best Series in 2019. She’s been a podcast editor and consultant since 2017 and has helped podcasters start their shows and continue podcasting. Before her life as a podcaster, she’s worked as a writer, journalist, and editor for newspapers, magazines, and a puzzle book company. She lives in Connecticut with her husband, two kids, and two cats.