Al Letson is the host of Reveal’s Peabody Award-winning public radio program and podcast showcasing investigative stories. Letson is a playwright, performance poet, and actor. He previously was the host and executive producer of State of the Re:Union, a public radio program which aired on more than 200 stations. In each episode, they travel to an American city or town to tell stories about the people and explore how communities are being created. The program won a 2013 Edward R. Murrow Award in the news documentary category.