Frank Festa

Podcast Education Specialist

Frank (he/him) is a freelance journalist that covers American culture, mental health, human rights, education, emerging markets, social science, and politics. His work has appeared on NPR’s Life Kit, in Billy Penn, City Limits, AM New York Metro, and elsewhere. Before receiving his Masters at NYU’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute, Frank taught middle school special education in West Philly. He loves riding his bike, testing out new recipes, the state of New Jersey, and the 76ers. You can check out some of his work at