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Susan Valot

Specializes in: Arts, 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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Los Angeles, CA  
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Work has previously appeared: Community Newspaper, National Radio, Local Radio, Web Log

Susan Valot is an award-winning radio journalist with more than 17 years of experience in the Los Angeles region, one of the largest radio markets in the United States. Valot covers anything and everything as a freelance reporter-producer for various public radio outlets, including “The California Report,” NPR’s “Only A Game” and “Marketplace.” 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 also has experience covering international issues. Her journalism roots go back to winning awards on her college newspaper, where she worked her way up from staff writer to managing editor.

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