Amy Gastelum is Co-Producer of Mother: A Podcast. She's lived and worked in Indianapolis, New York City and Providence. Gastelum earned her Bachelor's of Science in Nursing from Indiana University in 2008. She began her nursing career at the county hospital in Indianapolis and has continued to work in underserved communities since. She has specialized in mother/baby care, primarily as a public health nurse, making home visits. In 2012 she graduated from the eight-week intensive Transom Story Workshop for radio storytelling. She has reported for PRI's The World, NPR News, Side Effects Public Media, Guernica Magazine and This Land Press. Gastelum became a mother herself in 2014.