About

HeadshotBenjamin Max Gottlieb is an Emmy award-winning reporter and producer based in Los Angeles, California.

His work has been featured in a variety of news outlets, including The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, CNN International, NPR, Public Radio International, KCRW, KQED, The Huffington Post, DAWN, Global Post, NBC Los Angeles, KCET.com and the Santa Barbara Independent, among others.

He is currently a news reporter and producer for the NPR affiliate KCRW in Santa Monica, where he focuses on local government, crime and environmental issues.

Benjamin holds an M.A. in Broadcast Journalism from the USC Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism. He attended the University of California, Santa Barbara as an undergrad, majoring in Global & International Studies and Professional Writing.

He’s the recipient of several reporting grants, including a Knight Foundation grant for religion reporting in Northern India.

Ever curious and always eager to explore, Benjamin is constantly looking for new stories to tell and new ways to tell them.

View Benjamin’s complete resume here.