Mark Henry Phillips is a journalist/producer/sound designer/mixer/composer with over a decade’s worth of experience in podcasts and public radio. He was the editor, sound designer, producer and composer on the first season of Homecoming, the Peabody-nominated scripted podcast. Phillips mixed and wrote the original score for the hit first season of Serial and also mixed (and wrote the theme song) for the podcast StartUp. Before that, he worked for years as a producer and reporter for the NPR media analysis show On the Media and as a freelance reporter and producer for dozens of public radio shows and podcasts, including Radiolab, All Things Considered and Studio 360. Phillips has also had a successful career as a film composer and sound designer, scoring multiple films that premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. He was the sound designer on over a dozen films, including the Academy Award-nominated Cutie and the Boxer.