Shima Oliaee

Co-Creator, Dolly Parton's America

Shima Oliaee is the co-creator of the nine-part podcast series Dolly Parton’s America, which received several national awards including a George Foster Peabody Award, an Edward R Murrow Award, and the National Headliner Award for Radio. This year her story The Flag and the Fury won a 2021 duPont-Columbia Award for best audio documentary.