Dan Gediman is a long-time public radio producer whose work has been heard on All Things Considered, Morning Edition, Marketplace, Jazz Profiles, and This American Life. During his long radio career, he has won many of public broadcasting’s most prestigious awards including the duPont-Columbia Award. Dan is the Executive Director of This I Believe, Inc., a non-profit organization based in Louisville that produces the popular podcast series of the same name as well as several This I Believe books, including the New York Times Bestseller This I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women and their latest book, This I Believe: Philadelphia. More information about This I Believe can be found at thisibelieve.org.
Dan is currently working on a new series about World War II to be distributed in 2017. In addition, Dan is under contract to write a biography of famed radio dramatist Norman Corwin that will be published by University Press of New England in Spring 2020.
Dan is also an accomplished public speaker who has delivered scores of speeches and training workshops for schools, businesses, and community organizations. If you would like to book Dan as a speaker, please contact us.
Dan is also a songwriter and performer with four albums of original music released. He lives in Louisville, Kentucky with his wife Mary Jo and their two children.