Benjamin Max Gottlieb is an Emmy award-winning reporter, producer and host 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 government accountability, crime and environmental issues.
He also hosts a local and state newscast each day and regularly fills in for other newscasters.
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 and was a Korea fellow with the East-West Center.
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.