Jessica Lockhart is a Maine Association of Broadcasters and National Federation of Community Broadcasters award winning independent journalist. She has worked in radio for over fifteen years creating documentary length and short form features.  She is currently a part-time Media Studies faculty member at the University of Southern Maine.  As well as radio features, she produces and edits a weekly podcast for And since 1994, Lockhart has been a producer for the Homelessness Marathon Broadcast, a national program that focuses on poverty in America.

Lockhart is a National Endowment for the Arts Fellow in Dance Criticism and has a BA in Communication from the University of Southern Maine.