John White received a BA in Theater and Creative Writing from Hampshire College, where he was a James Baldwin Scholar and the 5-College WORD! Festival Award winner. Since moving to New York in 2001 he's worked in Marketing for The Public Theater and New York Theater Workshop, as an Assistant to Producer Scott Rudin and as Executive Assistant at The Kitchen. Prior to moving to New York, John's dabbled in a wide range of work experience and multiple incarnations as a paper boy, camp counselor, short order cook, dishwasher, painter, environmental activist, life skills instructor for deaf youth, heating and air technician, after school teacher Boston's Chinatown and an architectural assistant all of which served as great preparation for his work at StoryCorps.

  • Women’s History Month Playlist

    Posted on March 30, 2015, from .

  • Preserving Pieces of History at Howard University

    Posted on March 20, 2015, from .

  • Chicago School Closings: Watch and Respond

    Posted on January 18, 2015, from Chicago, Illinois.

  • Five Best Books: Dave Isay on Lost Worlds

    Posted on December 22, 2014, from .

  • SCL 2015: Looking for a Few Good Libraries!

    Posted on December 19, 2014, from .

  • The 2014 National Day of Listening!

    Posted on November 26, 2014, from .

  • 2015 TED Prize Awarded to StoryCorps Founder Dave Isay

    Posted on November 17, 2014, from .

  • StoryCorps’ Military Voices Honors Veterans Day

    Posted on November 5, 2014, from .

  • Two Years After Sandy: Resilience, Retrospect, & Oyster Restoration

    Posted on October 31, 2014, from .

  • Archtoberfest—National Archives Month!

    Posted on October 30, 2014, from .