John Booth has been working in media for nearly forty years. His national PBS credits include writing and producing Sinking the Lusitania, Occupied Japan, The Great Lodges of The National Parks and Great American Railway Journeys. As a Videographer/Editor, he shot and edited for PBS’s FRONTLINE, and NOVA series, the nationally acclaimed series “Triumph of the Nerds: The History of the Personal Computer”, and multiple stories for The MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour. Booth is a public television veteran beginning his career at Arizona Public Media (AZPM) then moving on to Oregon Public Broadcasting, Arizona PBS (Phoenix), and KCTS9 (Seattle, WA), before returning to Tucson and AZPM in 2013. He is a graduate of the University of Arizona, holding a BA in Radio & Television. In 2016, Booth was inducted into the Silver Circle Society by the Rocky Mountain Southwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. He been awarded numerous regional Emmys®, two Japan Prizes, a Chicago International Film Silver Hugo Award, and several Tellys and CINEs.
Silver Circle Induction Video