Laila Oweda is an independent audio and podcast producer and storyteller based in New York City.
She is the host and producer of Builders, a podcast by Betaworks covering the tech ecosystem and beyond. Builders highlights the people who are making a dent in the universe.
Laila also works in post-production as editor for THE Naked Beauty Podcast, a show featuring unfiltered talk about beauty trends, tips, and products.
She got her start in Podcasting through BRIC Arts Media as a certified Community Producer and soon after began production for TELL Queer storytelling at The Bureau of General Services—Queer Division- an independent, all-volunteer queer cultural center, bookstore, and event space hosted by The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center in New York City.
Laila was raised in The "Sunshine City" of St. Petersburg, FL and is a graduate of Eckerd College. She loves Dachshunds, cooking, nature, travel, and is passionate about social justice causes.