Steve Amen has been with Oregon Public Broadcasting for more than 30 years. Prior to coming to OPB, he spent seven years in commercial news as a producer, executive producer and news director. Since joining OPB, Amen has also headed up numerous documentary projects, the “Oregon Lens” series and HBO's "Teen Killers: A Second Chance." He has received one national and ten regional Emmys, as well as awards from CINE, The New York Film Festival and The American Film/Video Festival. In 2014 he was inducted into the NATAS Silver Circle, a society honoring media professionals who have made significant contributions to both the television industry and their communities. Steve also teaches documentary production at Portland State University.
Jan. 24, 2014 8:15 a.m.