Jess O'Callaghan is Audiocraft's Festival Manager. She was the founding producer of ABC politics podcast The Party Room, and was series producer for ABC investigative audio program Background Briefing. Jess was Executive Producer of FBi Radio’s All the Best, and produced independent podcasts The Rereaders and the Meanjin Podcast. She has more than ten years experience working in commercial, community and public radio.

Crafty at: story consulting, long-form documentary, conversational podcasts, designing workflows, journalism, fact checking, editing, research and writing.

Interested in: ambitious stories, narrative documentary, and projects where creative audio meets rigorous journalism.