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Mike Kessler

Mike Kessler

Senior Editor of Investigations and Projects

Mike Kessler is Senior Editor of Investigations and Projects at KPCC and He is the host, co-reporter, and co-writer of the investigative podcast The Running Man, coming soon from ESPN; his work for will be featured in the book Best American Sports Writing 2020; and a 30-minute documentary he reported with ESPN is a finalist for a 2020 Sports Emmy. Kessler’s work has twice been a finalist for the National Magazine Award, and included in several anthologies. An L.A. native and former writer-at-large for Los Angeles magazine, he has been working in journalism since 1996.

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