Reporter, Mountain West News Bureau
Madelyn Beck is Boise State Public Radio's regional reporter with the Mountain West News Bureau. She's from Montana but has reported everywhere from North Dakota to Alaska to Washington, D.C. Her last few positions included covering energy...
Business Office Student Assistantmarylewholmes@boisestate.edu
Marylew Holmes, or Lew, is a fourth-year student at Boise State University majoring in Creative Writing. She plans to one day move anywhere along the East Coast and pursue a career in book editing while also publishing her own work. She is...
Norm Gunning grew up on a farm near Kuna milking cows and bucking hay bales. He met his wife Paula at Idaho State University in Pocatello where both were journalism students and that's where he began his broadcast career at the 10-watt campus...
Corporate Support Representativepattytrent@boisestate.edu
Patty Trent, Business Support Representative, works with existing sponsors, developing new clients, and working to increase the giving capacity of all Boise State Public Radio sponsors.
Patty joined Boise State Public Radio after working...
Paul is Boise State Public Radio’s Program Director. He oversees all of the on-air and online content for Boise State Public Radio News, Boise State Public Radio Music and associated stations. He helps ensure that all of the stations sound...
Administrative Traffic Managerpaulajensen@boisestate.edu
Paula "PJ" Jensen joined Boise State Public Radio in January 2013 after working in commercial broadcasting for more than 40 years.
PJ began her career at a TV station in South Dakota in 1970 but moved to radio a year later. In 1972 she...
Reporter, South Central Idahorachelcohen519@boisestate.edu
Rachel Cohen joined Boise State Public Radio in 2019 as a Report for America corps member. She is the station's Twin Falls-based reporter, covering the Magic Valley and the Wood...
News Reporter/Show Producerswright@boisestate.edu
Samantha Wright is a news reporter and producer for Idaho Matters.
Her spot reporting, special projects, and audio production have been featured on Voice of America, National Public Radio News, This American Life, National Native News,...
With more than two decades in the broadcast news arena, Sáša has reported, produced and edited for major news outlets, including NPR, Public Radio International and American Public Media. She started her career in local TV stations in her...
Tamara is the host of Boise State Public Radio Music's Saturday morning music show "Open Range Radio."
Tom Michael is General Manager of Boise State Public Radio, and as the executive director of the radio network, he is responsible for its management and leadership. His most recent focus is on digital transformation, long-term financial...
Troy Oppie is a weekend news host and reporter for Boise State Public Radio News and host of Jazz Conversations (since 2013) on Boise State Public Radio Music.
He spent ten years working in television sports and news at local...
Business Office Student Assistant
Valeria is a senior at Boise State University majoring in psychology. While in high school she completed several college credits, allowing her to graduate high school with her Associates in Arts degree. Currently she is working in the...
Office Operations Managervaleriehadley@boisestate.edu
Valerie joined Boise State Public Radio in May 2019 as the Office Operations Manager. Prior to BSPR she was a project coordinator and contracts assistant in the IT industry. Education has been a passion for Valerie since an eight-year career at...
Business Office Student Assistantveronicareynolds@boisestate.edu
Veronica is currently a student at Boise State University studying English Linguistics. She grew up listening to NPR programs such as Fresh Air, Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me! and TED Radio Hour and is excited to be...
Assistant Membership Managervidasmith@boisestate.edu
Vida Smith has been with Boise State Public Radio since March 2004. She has been Boise State Public Radio's assistant membership manager since July 2012. Vida was previously our capital campaign coordinator, marketing manager, and...