Jordan Gass-Poore

About Jordan

Jordan Gass-Pooré (she/her) is an award-winning podcast producer and investigative journalist with more than a decade of journalism experience. Presently, Jordan is the creator, producer, reporter, and host of “Hazard NJ,” a limited-series podcast about the impacts of climate change on hazardous Superfund sites in New Jersey. “Hazard NJ” is a production of NJ Spotlight News, the news division of NJ PBS, and is the outlet’s first podcast. 

Prior to this, Jordan was a producer of CNN’s podcasts, “Chasing Life” and “Coronavirus: Fact vs Fiction,” both hosted by Dr. Sanjay Gupta. She was also a producer of the investigative podcast “Sounds Like Hate,” created by the Southern Poverty Law Center and Until 20 Productions. 

She has a master’s degree in investigative journalism from City , University of London and a bachelor’s degree in electronic media and English from Texas State University.  

During her time at Texas State, Jordan served in various roles with KTSW and The University Star https://canceltimesharegeek.com/how-to-cancel-breckenridge-timeshare/. She created her first podcast with KTSW, a show focused on Texas independent movies called “The Fourth Wall.”