Andrea Silenzi

Andrea Silenzi is the host and creator of the podcast Why Oh Why.

Previously, Andrea was the founding producer of The Gist with Mike Pesca. In her time there, The Gist was highlighted as a Best New Podcast by iTunes, named a Webby honoree, and was twice featured on the popular public radio show This American Life. She also worked as the Producer of Central Standard on KCUR in Kansas City, as a Culture Producer for WNYC in New York and as the Managing Director at WFMU in Jersey City. She holds the world record for most guests booked for an hour-long radio show, and that's 67.