Jon Lovett was born in Woodbury, Long Island, NY and is a screenwriter, speechwriter, television producer, and podcaster. He graduated from Williams College with a degree in math. After graduation, Jon spent time as a stand-up comic. Lovett became a speech writer for politicans including Hillary Clinton and President Barack Obama. Lovett, Jon Favreau and Tommy Vietor co-founded their own company, Crooked Media which produces the Pod Save America podcast.