Eric Mennel

Eric is a senior producer at Gimlet Media. He’s produced seasons of Mystery Show and Startup, and is now working on new projects. His reporting has appeared on This American Life, All Things Considered, Marketplace, 99% Invisible, and other programs. In 2015 he received a national Edward R. Murrow Award for investigative reporting, and honors from the National Center on Disability and Journalism for his reporting on state-sponsored eugenics programs. His teams have won Third Coast International Audio Festival awards, a George Polk Award, and honors from the AP of Florida. In 2013 he co-created the podcast, Criminal. He began his career as an intern for WUSF Public Media in Tampa. He lives in Brooklyn with his dog, Mr. President.