The Team

Photo by  Eric Vitale

Photo by Eric Vitale

Mark Pagán (host/producer) is an award-winning film and podcast producer, storyteller, writer, educator, and former b-boy. His work and performances have been shown at festivals and shows worldwide including Slamdance Film Festival, Arizona International Film Festival, Maryland Film Festival, Panoply's Family Ghosts, North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival, Charleston Comedy Festival, FRIGID Festival, RISK!, The Moth, Upright Citizen’s Brigade Theater, Story Collider, and Magnet Theater.

Early Crush: Sigourney Weaver – yesterday, today, tomorrow.


Caitlin Mae Burke (producer) is an Emmy and Grand Clio award-winning producer. Her film work has screened and won awards at Sundance, Tribeca, The Museum of Modern Art, True/False, BAMcinemafest, The Museum of the Moving Image, and in movie theaters internationally. Caitlin's work as a producer and director has been broadcast on ABC, CNBC, Discovery Networks, ESPN, Field of Vision, OWN, TLC and YouTube Red. She lives in Brooklyn with a slew of dead pets.

Early Crush: When I was a teensy child my favorite muppet was Guy Smiley. He had a cool job, good energy, and was a snazzy dresser.


Rebecca Seidel (associate producer) is an NYC-based writer, radio producer, and explorer. Born & raised in Queens, she’s currently a curator for Spoke, a new audio app from SiriusXM. Ask her for podcast recommendations or fun facts about the subway.

Early Crush: Billie Joe Armstrong, the singer from Green Day. He was my introduction to angst and eyeliner, two things that continue to be very important in my life.


Ben Goldberg (associate producer) is a producer, editor, and writer for both audio and video. Originally from Buffalo, NY and now based in Brooklyn, he currently works with the three-time Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker Marshall Curry. Ben is an avid storyteller who is passionate about social justice, new media, and the Monster Mash.

Early Crush: David Boreanaz as Angel. If nothing else, that boy sure knows how to brood.


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