Michelle Rayner

Executive Producer, Social History Unit, ABC Radio National

Michelle Rayner is the Executive Producer of Hindsight, in the Features Unit at ABC Radio National. Michelle joined the ABC in 1988, and has worked across many forms of radio broadcasting at ABC Radio National – from science through to performance and arts programs. She has also worked in the Features and Factual Dept at BBC Radio 4, and for BBC Radio Scotland.

Michelle has an MA in History (UTS), and in 1999 she won the NSW Premier’s History Audio-Visual award, for a documentary about the history of the Blue Mountains. Michelle has been involved in the production of oral history based radio programs, for ABC Radio National, for the past sixteen years. These programs are broadcast on Hindsight, and on Verbatim, the program which began in 1999, to mark a century of Australian history through the oral history archive.