Studio Engineer (they/them)
H Conley is a former cheesemaker, turned journalist and audio producer. They fell in love with radio while apprenticing in the Hawthorne Valley Farm creamery in 2015. They studied Agriculture and Food Systems at Bard College. After graduating in 2017, they got a job making cheddar at Beecher's Handmade Cheese. H immersed themself in audio storytelling during the long hours of cheesemaking and decided to pursue radio on the side. They did an internship at HRN in 2019, where they worked on The Farm Report, Meat and Three, and Buenlimon Radio. In 2021, they left cheese production to attend the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY where they received their Master's Degree in Health & Science reporting and Audio Production. H mainly reports on food & climate and trans health & identity. They've had work published in Bon Appétit, Edible Manhattan, City Limits, NLGJA CONNECT and the Embodied Podcast from WUNC.