Jonathan Miller became a freelance journalist in 1988 and has been executive director of Homelands Productions since 2006. He has served as executive producer of the “Food for 9 Billion,” “WORKING,” and “Worlds of Difference” projects.
Jonathan has reported from Asia, Latin America, Africa, Europe, and the USA for NPR, BBC, CBC, Marketplace, PRI’s The World, PBS NewsHour, and other TV and radio outlets, and has written for the New Yorker, Condé Nast Traveler, Parents, American Way, and Christian Science Monitor. He has won several awards for his writing and radio projects, including a Sigma Delta Chi Award for the “WORKING” series.
An active member of the Association of Independents in Radio, Jonathan served on the advisory board of World Vision Report, contributed to the “Groundwork” project of the Duke Center for Documentary Studies and “Stories from the Heart of the Land” from Atlantic Public Media, and was editor for the “Against the Odds” documentary series by author and columnist Ellis Cose. He was also editorial director of “Think Global,” the 2005 Public Radio Collaboration on globalization, involving more than 300 non-commercial stations and 30 national shows. He is currently advising the public radio program Interfaith Voices on its God and Government project.
In addition to his journalism, he has worked as a consulting writer and editor for international development institutions in Asia, Latin America, and Africa. He spent 13 years living and working in the Philippines and Peru before moving to Ithaca, New York, in 2001.