People

  • Education Reporter

    Phone: 307-766-5064
    Email: aschran1@uwyo.edu

    Before joining WPR, Aaron worked as a freelance reporter in Los Angeles, where he earned a master’s degree in audio journalism from the University...

  • News Director

    Phone: 307-766-6626
    Email: btwo@uwyo.edu 

    Bob Beck has been News Director of Wyoming Public Radio since 1988.  During his time as News Director WPR has won 94 national, regional and state news...

  • Morning Edition Host

    Phone: 307-766-2241
    Email: cballar2@uwyo.edu

    Caroline comes to Wyoming by way of New York City, where she received her Bachelors in Global Liberal Studies from New York University and her...

  • Program Director and Morning Music Host

    Phone: 307-766-6624
    Email: wkirkpa1@uwyo.edu 

    Grady has taken a circuitous route from his hometown of Kansas City to Wyoming. Sometime after the London Bridge had fallen down, he moved to...

  • Reporter, Inside Energy

    Email: lpaterson@insideenergy.org; leighpaterson@rmpbs.org

    Leigh Paterson was raised in New Jersey, graduated from Lehigh University in Pennsylvania, and then taught English at a culinary...

  • Reporter

    Phone: 307-766-2405
    Email: medward9@uwyo.edu   

    Melodie Edwards graduated with an MFA from the University of Michigan on Colby Fellowship where she received two Hopwood Awards in fiction and...

  • Cultural Affairs and Production Director

    Phone: 307-766-3587
    Email: mschweiz@uwyo.edu

    Micah Schweizer oversees arts and culture coverage for Wyoming Public Radio. He’s had a taste of various...

  • Reporter

    Phone: 307-766-5086
    Email: pbryan@uwyo.edu

    Miles previously worked at American Public Media’s Marketplace and National Public Radio’s Los Angeles bureau. His work has appeared on NPR’s Morning...

  • Afternoon Host

    Phone: 307-766-4255
    Email:  commish@uwyo.edu 

  • Director of Engineering & Morning Music Co-Host

    Phone: 307-766-4265
    Email: pmontoy1@uwyo.edu

    Paul Montoya has been involved in radio for over 40 years working in Albuquerque, Las Vegas. Phoenix,...

  • Reporter

    A multi-media journalist, Rebecca Huntington is a regular contributor to Wyoming Public Radio.  She has reported on a variety of topics ranging from the National Parks, wildlife, environment, health care, education and business.  She recently...

  • Energy and Natural Resources Reporter

    Phone: 307-766-0809
    Email: sjoyce3@uwyo.edu

    Stephanie Joyce reports on energy and natural resources for Wyoming Public Radio. Before joining WPR, she was the news director at a...

  • Host of the Ranch Breakfast Show

    Phone: 307-766-4255

    Tom Wilhelm is the Host of the Ranch Breakfast Show on Wyoming Public Radio.  Tom is celebrating 30 years as the Saturday bluegrass guru at the station.  He took over the Pickin’ and Singin’ AM...

  • Reporter

    Phone: 307-766-5086
    Email: wbelden@uwyo.edu 

    Willow Belden joined Wyoming Public Radio after earning her masters degree at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism. Prior to grad...