Laila Oweda is an independent audio and podcast producer based in New York City.
She is host and producer of Builders, a podcast by Betaworks Studios (Betaworks) and
previously worked as Editor for The Naked Beauty Podcast.
Her passion for storytelling began at BRIC Arts Media where she became one of their first Certified Community Producers on Brooklyn Free Speech Radio. Soon after Laila began recording and 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.