WIUM Tristates Public Radio


  • Morning Edition Host/Reporter

    Emily Boyer is a former reporter at Tri States Public Radio.

  • General Manager

    Heather Norman is the Underwriting and Outreach Coordinator based in the TSPR Galesburg office.  Her duties include developing underwriters in our listening area outside of Macomb.  She also coordinates outreach in these areas to increase our...

  • Southeast Iowa Correspondent

    Jason Parrott is a former reporter at Tri States Public Radio.

  • Jazz After Hours Host

    Jeff Holtz was a former Music Director and Jazz host at Tri States Public Radio for over 25 years. 

  • Music Director

    Ken is Music Director for Tri States Public Radio, overseeing all music programming, hosting the morning classical music program “Ovation,” and engineering recorded performances for TSPR. Ken is from Highland Park, IL,  and has degrees in music...

  • Chief Engineer

    Mark is the engineering manager of Tri States Public Radio.  Mark grew up in Champaign IL and became interested in radio and television at the age of 16 after visiting a local station and enjoyed the idea that the work put forth behind the...

  • News Director

    Rich is the News Director at Tri States Public Radio. Rich grew up in the northwest suburbs of Chicago but now calls Macomb home. Rich has a B.A in Communication Studies with an Emphasis on Radio, TV, and Film from Northern Illinois University....

  • Operations Director

    Sinta is the Operations Director at Tri States Public Radio. Hailing from Chatham, Illinois, she attended Northern Illinois University on a softball scholarship. It was in DeKalb the public radio bug bit her. She followed in now-coworker, Rich...

  • Membership Marketing Manager

    Stephanie is the Membership Marketing Manager. As Marketing Manager her primary job function is to plan, execute and evaluate the annual giving membership program for Tri States Public Radio, through direct mail, e-communications, on-air...

  • Southeast Iowa News Correspondent

    David Hightower is a former reporter at Tri States Public Radio.

  • Folk Weekend Host/Tri-States Audio Information Services Coordinator

    Kyra Dean is the host of Folk Weekend every Sunday evening. She is also the coordinator for Tri-States Audio Information Services.

    Kyra was born and raised here in Western Illinois, where she first fell in love with music and...

  • Morning Edition Host/Reporter

    Scott Stuntz is a former reporter at Tri States Public Radio.