Abbie Fentress Swanson is executive producer for podcasts and audio at the Los Angeles Times. Swanson has broad experience across the industry, having reported, produced and hosted for Wondery, NPR, KCRW and Harvest Public Media where she was recognized for her coverage of the impacts of drought on farm country. She started her career at WNYC in New York, managing the reporters contributing to the culture website and creating interactive content for “The Takeaway.”