Ken Futernick

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  • Podcast Host & Teacher Educator
  • Role: Producer/Reporter: Independent
  • Day: 916-747-2332
  • Eve: 916-747-2332


Ken is currently available for new projects and is available to travel .


  • Podcast Production: Basic
  • Podcast Production: Moderate to High

Available For

  • Interviewing
  • Commentary
  • Podcasting
  • Multimedia
  • Voiceover


  • Adobe Audition
  • Specialized Mics
  • Recording Studio

Languages I Speak

  • English

Work Experience

Founder & Host at Courageous Conversations About Our Schools,  January 2022 - Present
A podcast that brings education stakeholders together to respectfully discuss today's most controversial issues affecting our schools.

Founder & Host at Teacher Stories,  January 2019 - Present
A podcast about the profound impact so many teachers have on their students and communities.

Director of National School Turnaround Center at WestEd,  April 2006 - May 2014

Professor of Education at California State University, Sacramento,  September 1989 - May 2008

Previously Aired On

Courageous Conversations About Our Schools, Teacher Stories, & EdSource


U.C. Berkeley, Ph.D., 1989