Stacey Vanek Smith
Host/Correspondent, The Indicator from Planet Money, NPR
Stacey Vanek Smith is a longtime public radio reporter, highly regarded for her insight and journalism on work, business and economics. Vanek Smith has served as a correspondent and host for NPR programs Planet Money and Marketplace, and she currently hosts NPR's daily podcast, The Indicator from Planet Money. Her work has appeared in Time magazine, The New York Times and People magazine. In September 2021, Vanek Smith released her book, Machiavelli for Women: Defend Your Worth, Grow Your Ambition, and Win the Workplace, which explains how women can apply the principles of 16th-century philosopher Niccolò Machiavelli to their 21st-century work lives and shatter the glass ceiling once and for all.