Welcome

  • Frank Morris, KCUR
  • Sally Mauk, Montana Public Radio
  • Cara Hetland, South Dakota Public Broadcasting
  • Meymo Lyons, WAMU
  • Brian O'Keefe, WDCB
  • Sally Eisele, Chicago Public Radio
  • Joe Barr, Capital Public Radio
  • Scott Cameron, Illinois Public Radio
  • Randy Gorbman, WXXI
  • Joaqlin Estus, KBNA
  • Karen Feagins, WJCT
  • Rachel Lewis Hilburn, WHQR
  • Matt Schafer-Powell, WUOT
  • Michael Marcotte
  • Pat Duggins, Alabama Public Radio
  • Doug Doyle, WBGO
  • Charles Compton, WSKG
  • Bruce Koon, KQED
  • Chris Blank, WKNO
  • Emily Donahue, KUT
  • Connie Walker, WUNC
  • Rick Holter, KERA
  • Raul Ramirez, 1946-2013
  • Paul Glickman, KPCC
  • Martha Foley, North Country Public Radio
  • Andrea Chalfin, KRCC
  • Fred Martino, KRWG
  • Naomi Starobin, WHYY
  • Suzanne Marmion, KPBS
  • Rachel Lindley, WBHM
  • Tripp Sommer, KLCC
  • Peter O'Dowd, KJZZ
  • Keith Shortall, MPBN
  • Ken Vincent, KVCR
  • Amy Jeffries, WRKF
  • Anita Bugg, Nashville Public Radio
  • Elisabeth Perez-Luna, WHYY
  • Xana O'Neill, WNYC
  • Brent Wolfe, WUNC
  • Janet Saidi
  • Tim Lambert, WITF
  • Yellowstone Public Radio's Jackie Yamanaka with Jim Gransbery.
  • Vince Duffy, Michigan Radio
  • John Dankosky, WNPR
  • Teresa Collier, Mississippi Public Broadcasting
  • Bill Raack, St Louis Public Radio
  • Kelley Griffin, Colorado Public Radio
  • Kurt Gwartney, KGOU
  • Bob Beck, Wyoming Public Media
  • Amy Tardif, WGCU
  • Sarah Ashworth, NHPR
  • Mike Edgerly, Minnesota Public Radio
  • Eve Troeh, WWNO
  • Connie Stevens, WVTF
  • Erin Hennessey, KPLU
  • Lance Orozco, KCLU
  • George Bodarky, WFUV
  • Brian Larsen, KUNC
  • Morgan Holm, OPB
  • Michael Leland, WPR
  • Marge Pitrof, WUWM
  • Holly Kernan, KALW
  • Maryanne Zeleznik, WVXU
  • Sam Hudzik, WFCR
  • Cathy Duchamp, KUOW
  • Terry Gildea, KUER

 

This online manual is dedicated to the hardworking managers of U.S. public media newsrooms.

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Six essential attributes of a public radio news director:

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Leads with a mission

2Empowers others

3Sets the editorial bar

4Puts the public first

5Masters the medium

6Advances public service journalism