Paula Szuchman

Managing Producer, Audio, The New York Times Opinion, USA

Paula Szuchman is the Managing Producer for Audio at New York Times Opinion. She started the department in late March 2020, after lockdown, and has since launched three podcasts: Sway, The Argument and The Ezra Klein Show. Paula was previously the head of new podcast development at WNYC Studios, where her credits include Scattered, American Fiasco, Nancy, 2 Dope Queens, Sooo Many White Guys, Late Night Whenever and This Podcast Has Fleas. Paula started her career as a print journalist. She was a reporter and Page One editor at The Wall Street Journal, deputy managing editor at Newsweek and managing editor at The Daily Beast. She’s the co-author of “Spousonomics: Using Economics to Master Love, Marriage, and Dirty Dishes released by Random House in 2010.