People

  • News Intern

    Alanna Elder is studying Agroecology and Environment and Natural Resources. She has lived in Wyoming since you could rent VHS from the grocery store. She counts among her heroes her grandmother, who probably introduced her to WPR, and a...

  • Cultural Affairs Intern

    Alayna Felice Whipple was raised in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. After graduating from Jackson Hole High School, Alayna is attending University of Wyoming to study Electrical Engineering. After UW, Alayna is planning on attending a graduate program...

  • Cultural Affairs Intern

    Ammon Medina is a MFA candidate in poetry. His chapbook Ragged Red Voice was the winner of the Florence Kahn Memorial Award. He was Norman Mailer Writing Center fellow. He enjoys traveling and learning about people he meets...

  • Wyoming Sounds Host Volunteer

    Born in Laramie and graced with a cosmopolitan upbringing to the east of the Rockies, he grew up with a passion for music as it poured forth from an early 60s 9v transistor radio late at night.  The grandfather of four beautiful girls imagines...

  • News Intern

    Growing up in Laramie, Wyoming, Brooklynn has a large love for the outdoors and adventure of any kind. Recently back from a semester abroad in Italy, she returns to Laramie this fall to finish her senior year as a Journalism student at the...

  • Engineering Intern

    Edison has a passion for service learning and loves to travel and experience what the world has to offer.

    Edison recently graduated from Western Wyoming Community College where he discovered an inclination toward radio broadcasting. He...

  • Cultural Affairs Intern

    Wanting to learn more about radio, sound and production, I was drawn to Wyoming Public Radio. Being able to listen to WPR as well as being part of the team is very exciting! I have always wanted to share songs, news, and communicate ideas...

  • Programming Student Intern

    Melaina Nielson is a coffee buff, jazz enthusiast, podcast aficionado, avid Yelper, and aunt of five, lovely returnable children. Aside from all that, she enjoys a quiet morning out on the lake fishing or duck hunting during the appropriate...

  • Cultural Affairs Production Volunteer

    Nathan C. Martin is a writer and journalist born and raised in Rock Springs.