Laura Krantz spent close to a decade as a mainstream journalist. She's written for Newsweek and Popular Science. She worked as lead editor of Take Two at KPCC in Los Angeles, CA. Prior to that, she edited and produced for NPR's Morning Edition and Weekend Edition in Washington, DC.
Then she did something weird (even by my standards)-- Quit all of the above to make a fantastic podcast about hunting big foot called Wild Thing
For a full write-up and more-- THIRDEYEDROPS.com