Matt Shafer Powell

Matt Shafer Powell is a Director of News Content and Executive Producer for WUOT, the East Tennessee NPR affiliate. He has been with the station since 2002. Powell was presented in October 2014 with a National Edward R. Murrow Award for Excellence in Broadcast Journalism from the Radio-Television Digital News Association. He won the “Best Documentary in the Small Market Radio Division” award for the entry, “I’m Still Here: My HIV Life,” which was produced by Powell, Leslie Snow and Todd Steed, who composed the music.