Imani Mixon | Podcast Trainer/Producer

Imani Mixon is a Detroit-based writer. After graduating from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, she returned to her hometown of Detroit to document its history and resurgence, with a particular focus on neighborhood change.

Last year, she wrote weekly articles about Detroit’s North End neighborhood as an On The Ground project editor with Model D Media. Imani will continue to explore the city’s rich neighborhood stories through a year long position as a podcast/producer in Detroit’s MorningSide neighborhood. You can find her wherever the best conversations or freshest ideas are happening.

Contributions from Imani Mixon

  • Residents take the mic in new MorningSide podcast
    There are a few basic steps journalists take when reporting. Pick a newsworthy topic. Track down the facts. And then talk to people out in the community what they think about it. But what if you flipp …
  • Step up to the mic with MorningSide 48224
    This year, Michigan Radio is trying something new. Instead of sending a reporter in to tell stories about MorningSide, we’re inviting the MorningSide community to tell their own stories. From family h …
  • MorningSide 48224: A community podcast
    What happens when community members lead the conversation about their community? MorningSide 48224, a community-led podcast, will endeavor to find out. Instead of unearthing city stories from a distan …