Stephen George

Stephen George is President and General Manager of Louisville Public Media. A Louisville native, he has spent most of his career in journalism. He previously served as executive editor of LPM, where he led a growing, multifaceted and collaborative newsroom. He spearheaded the transformation of LPM news from a traditional radio-first public media outlet to a local, state and regional news operation across multiple platforms, including broadcast, digital and in-person.

Previously, George was editor-in-chief of the Nashville City Paper and LEO Weekly. His writing has appeared in a variety of local, state and national media.

George is a native of Louisville and lives here with his wife and three children. He is a sustaining member of LPM.