I'm a multimedia journalist & podcast producer passionate about telling stories related to race, class, and identity.

When I'm not telling stories, I'm hitting the gym or spending quality time with my friends.

I live in Detroit, MI. But home is always Jakarta, Indonesia.

You can email me at npbrao [at] Gmail [dot] com (npbrao@gmail.com).

I'm also on Twitter @npbrao_.



Institute for Nonprofit News Awards Insight Award for Explanatory Journalism

Asian American Journalists Association Journalism Excellence Awards Excellence in Audio Storytelling, News Feature (Runner Up)


Public Media Journalists Association Best News/Public Affairs Program - Second Place


Michigan Association of Broadcasters Best Talk Show - Second Place