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Susan Valot

Specializes in: Orange County (CA), California, Profiles, Business, Government, General Assignment, Sports, Entertainment, Medicine, Health/Wellness, Lifestyle, Travel, Outdoor, Education, Personal finance, Animals, Environment, Science, Religion/Spirituality, Ethnic Issues, Photography, Elderly/Aging Issues

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Work has previously appeared: KCRW, KQED's "The California Report," NPR, NPR's "Only A Game," "Marketplace," The Daily Breeze, The Sacramento Bee

Susan Valot is an award-winning radio and multimedia journalist with two decades of experience in the Los Angeles region.

Valot covers anything and everything as a freelance reporter-producer for various public radio outlets, including “The California Report," KCRW and NPR’s “Only A Game.” She also hosts and produces Quanta Magazine's science podcast. Valot also is available for audio recording and for podcast editing.

During Valot’s time in L.A. radio, she has won numerous awards, including being named in June 2011 as the Los Angeles Press Club’s Radio Journalist of the Year. The judges called Valot’s work “some of the best we’ve heard.” They described her reporting as “well-rounded reports with authoritative, informed tone. Great use of sound.”

Valot has an MA in Specialized Journalism (science reporting) from the University of Southern California.

Last updated: 2/27/2020 ()

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