Amy Drozdowska

Amy Drozdowska is an award-winning journalist and multimedia producer who has worked in public radio, both in the US and abroad, for over a decade.

She has produced, reported and hosted radio for Chicago Public Radio, NPR, the BBC, Polish Radio, and Radio Netherlands Worldwide. Among other programs, Amy contributes to This American Life, 99% Invisible, and The World. Most recently, Amy also produces for Blank on Blank's podcast and animated PBS series, a project bringing new life to forgotten and unheard interviews. Her forays outside the realm of public radio include creating the first multimedia audio guides for Poland's capital city, Warsaw.


In 1993, Mike Checuga was a 24 year-old working obsessively long hours until his boss ordered him to take a day off each week.