John Osterhoudt is a producer at Reason and a Poynter-Koch Media and journalism fellow.
Osterhoudt is trained as a director of theatre and film. Prior to joining Reason he wrote, directed, and produced plays, documentaries and short films, which can be found at johnosterhoudt.com. His 2017 documentary Unmasked: The Stigma of Meth won an Indiana Society of Professional Journalism Award for Best In-Depth Television Reporting. His 2018 documentary From Normal to Extraordinary: Ball State’s First Century won a Silver Cindy Award.
He lives and works in Los Angeles.