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Executive Producer, Oregon Experience

Nadine Jelsing

Nadine Jelsing is the executive producer of Oregon Public Broadcasting's historical documentary show, Oregon Experience.

Before she came to OPB, Nadine got her start in television at KING-TV in Seattle and has more than 20 years experience working at television stations and production companies across the country.

Nadine has also worked on a number of other OPB productions including the educational media series, Rediscovering Biology, before the launch of Oregon Experience in 2006.

She has received several awards for her work on the show including six regional Emmy Awards and a national Gracie Award.

A northwest native, Nadine is delighted to be a part of Oregon Experience telling stories and meeting wonderful people that have helped shape the state.

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Recent Articles

Environment | NW Life | History | Greetings From The Northwest: Wordstock

The First Landscape Photos Of The Columbia Gorge

OPB | Aug. 1, 2015 6 a.m.

Two years after the Civil War, an internationally renowned landscape photographer turned his lens to Oregon. The results are breathtaking.

NW Life | Oregon Experience

Portland Civil Rights: Lift Ev'ry Voice

OPB | April 21, 2015 8 p.m.

Lift Ev’ry Voice explores Portland’s African-American history with a focus on the turbulent 1960s, ’70s and early ’80s. At the time, issues surrounding urban renewal, school desegregation and brittle police relations were exploding both nationally and locally.

NW Life

Preserving Tapes of Rajneeshpuram for Oregon Experience Documentary

OPB | Nov. 16, 2012 7:30 a.m.

While working on their new documentary, producers had to figure out how to access footage on deteriorating tapes that were almost 30 years old.