Emily Prokop

Emily Prokop has been a podcaster since 2015 and a podcast listener even longer.

Her podcast, The Story Behind, was nominated for a Webby Award for Best Series in 2019 and has also been turned into a best-selling book. She’s been a podcast editor and consultant since 2017.

Before her life as a podcaster, she’s worked as a writer, journalist, and editor for newspapers, magazines, and a puzzle book company.

She lives in Connecticut with her husband, two kids, and two cats.