Sarah Ventre is The Moth Phoenix StorySLAM producer as well as the producer of the Bar Flies podcast and the executive producer of a new podcast about working moms that launches early next year called The Double Shift. Additionally, she teaches Podcasting at ASU's Cronkite School and before that was a Senior Producer at KJZZ and a producer and editor at NPR in Washington. She won a Regional Edward R. Murrow Award for her reporting on the community on the Utah-Arizona border known for being home to the FLDS church and is one of the founders of Girls Rock! Phoenix, a nonprofit organization that works to empower girls, trans, and gender-nonconforming kids through music. She is always up for a good laugh or a great chile relleno and loves collaborative creative work and the desert.