Jakob Lewis founded Vox Familia because he loves gathering people together and telling their stories. Since 2013 he’s been interviewing and producing narratives about ordinary people with the goal of uncovering what connects us all. “I love to help people see the beauty of their family in a new light”.
Jakob is a graduate of the Transom Story Workshop the best radio school on the planet. He founded the audio collective The Heard, a collective of podcast producers from all over North America with sound-rich narrative driven shows. He is the creator and host of the award winning podcast Neighbors with Nashville Public Radio. He won the "Best Society and Culture Podcast" at Podcast Movement 2016. He’s the 2018-2019 Oz Artistic Fellow and the founder of Vox Familia. Jakob lives in Nashville, TN with his wife and two dogs.