Kids Listen is a grassroots organization of advocates for high-quality audio content for children.

Our mission is to build community, advocate for the growth of the medium, and create standards and ethics that serve as best practices for development, production, and monetization. Kids Listen is creating platforms for producers to share ideas, and publish data and information relevant to creators, consumers, and supporters of podcasts for kids.

Kids Listen, Inc. is a California nonprofit company.


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Whether you're a creator, consumer, supporter or member of the media - we'd love to connect with you.  


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Jonathan Messinger | Co-Chair (The Alien Adventures of Finn Caspian)

Lindsay Patterson | Co-Chair (Tumble) 

Andrew Barkan | Membership (Ear Snacks)

Stefan Shepherd | Secretary Treasurer (Zooglobble)

Sanden Totten | Research (Brains On)

Kitty Felde (Book Club for Kids)

David Sewell-McCann (Sparkle Stories)

* Andrew Barkan, Ear Snacks

* Eric Butkus, The Show About Science

Carissa Christner, Madison Public Library

Kenny Curtis, SiriusXM

April Combs Mann, April Eight Songs & Stories

Kerry Donahue, Columbia School of Journalism

Kara Doyle, Chloe's Friendship Circle

* Kitty Felde, Bookclub for Kids

Rob Griffiths, Story Time

* Polly Hall, Ear Snacks

Andrew Kuklewicz, PRX

Jane Lindholme, But Why?

Daniel Hinds, Stories Podcast

Armena Jehanian

Prue Langbein

Karen Marshall, What if World

Michael Mason, Good Stuff Kids Podcast

Todd McHatton, Imaginary Accomplishments

Zeynep Memecan, SiriusXM

Jonathan Messinger, The Alien Adventures of Finn Caspian

James Nicholson, Podikins Presents

Erick O'Keefe, What if World

* Lindsay Patterson, Tumble

Brennen Power, Book Power for Kids

Joe Rodriguez

Pamela Rogers, Buttons and Figs

Elissa Scotland, Parent Advocate

* David Sewell-McCann, Sparkle Stories

John Sheehan, The Radio Adventures of Eleanor Amplified

Kyla Slaven, Short & Curly

* Stefan Shepherd, Zooglobble

Josh Stearns

Mick Sullivan, The Past and The Curious

Chris Tarry, The Unexplainable Disappearance of Mars Patel

* Sanden Totten, Brains On

Ian Walker, Short & Curly

Andrew Whitfield, Podikins Presents

* Founding Member

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