Tani Levitt

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Washington DC
New York University, University Of Maryland, Stony Brook University (Southampton)
Sandwiches, Pizza, Chefs
  • In 2019, Tani's podcast SpeshFX was included on Apple Podcasts' New and Noteworthy lists for music, arts, and performance arts.
  • Three years later, he ranked all the kosher pizza in New York City — it took him five full days of pizza eating.
  • In 2023, Tani profiled the woman who unionized the flagship Ben and Jerry's storefront.


Tani Levitt is a freelance writer and podcaster. His writing has appeared in The New York Times, Brooklyn Magazine, Los Angeles Magazine, Slam Online, The Forward, US News and World Report, and more. From 2019 to 2020, he produced and hosted podcasts for 247Sports. Since 2020, he has been the executive producer of The Net Zero Life, a podcast about sustainability and climate tech. He also produces the Green I/O podcast.


Tani has a masters degree in Journalism with a focus on magazine and digital storytelling from New York University, and a bachelors degree in government and politics from the University of Maryland. He was also a member of the first audio podcasting fellowship cohort at Stony Brook Southampton from 2018-2019.

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