Shannon Cason

Shannon Cason has shared his stories all over the country. Shannon is a host, MainStage storyteller and GrandSlam champion with The Moth. He is a regular on NPR’s Snap Judgment; awarded their Best Performance Award. Shannon has appeared on countless...... Read More

Serena Maria Daniels

Serena Maria Daniels is an award-winning freelance journalist based in Detroit, by way of Chicago, by way of Southern California. Her reporting on the intersection of culture, immigration, politics and food can be found in Reuters, NPR’s The Salt, Extra...... Read More

Stephen McGee

Stephen McGee is a two time Emmy Award winning filmmaker living in Detroit working with commercial clients, non-profit groups, journalism outlets and foundations and recently gave a TED talk on drone cinematography and imagination. McGee has traveled to 30 countries...... Read More

Ali Lapetina

Ali Lapetina is a documentary photographer and educator based in Detroit, Michigan. With a sensitive approach and long term dedication, her personal work explores stories of immigrant and underrepresented communities navigating daily life in America. She is also the founder and...... Read More

Alex Trajano

Alex Trajano started his love affair with audio after buying a 4 track recorder in the 80s. Later, as owner of Thrilla Park Studios, he worked with artists such as Marcus Belgrave and Iggy Pop & The Stooges. He’s won...... Read More