Claire Gordon

Claire Gordon is the showrunner and executive producer of the Netflix show “Explained,” produced by Vox Media. Previously, she was a senior producer for two Emmy Award-winning seasons of the HBO show “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver,” and an award-winning investigative journalist at Al Jazeera America, primarily covering campus sexual assault. At “Last Week Tonight,” the segment she produced on state abortion restrictions won Television Academy Honors for using television to power social change.