Jim O'Grady is a contributor to NPR's Planet Money podcast.
He worked for 11 years as a reporter and editor at WNYC. He's the host of the nine-episode podcast Blindspot: The Road to 9/11, a co-production of HISTORY and WNYC Studios.
He was a reporter for The New York Times for six years.
He is a Moth GrandSLAM storytelling champion. His story about fake mobsters in Staten Island was featured on This American Life. His New York Times essay about telling effective stories to a live audience is taught in college classes.
He's the author of two biographies: Disarmed and Dangerous: The Radical Lives and Times of Daniel and Philip Berrigan and Dorothy Day: With Love for the Poor.