Hiwote Getaneh is a podcast producer passionate about telling stories that help us better understand ourselves. She’s produced for the New York Times show Together Apart with Priya Parker, Gimlet’s Where Should We Begin with Esther Perel, and TED’s Pindrop with Saleem Rashemwala. She is also the host of the Depth & Candor podcast, a show exploring how Black women define and pursue joy. Hiwote was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and has lived in several corners of the world including Maputo, Mozambique and a tiny Amish town called Kidron, Ohio. She is an alumnus of Virginia Tech (BS) and Johns Hopkins University (MPA). You can find her instagramming @hiwote.getaneh or visit DepthandCandor.com.

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June 2, 2021

A playground for Dorian - and everyone

In an isolated world, Dustin Willis’ family found connection, visibility, and belonging at an inclusive park in Los Angeles.