AZPM Employees

Executive Management

Station leadership

Jack Gibson

Chief Executive Officer

Deb Dale

Chief Development Officer

Kimberly Heath

Chief Financial Officer

Ian MacSpadden

Chief Technology Officer

Gene Robinson

Chief Operating Officer

Development and Underwriting

Sales, corporate support, major gifts and grants

Enrique Aldana

Director of Development

Jane Burroughs

Account Executive

Tina Haro

Account Executive

Pat Shallenbarger

Account Executive


Supporting our valued AZPM Members

Pat Callahan

Director of Membership

Audience Services

Support for our viewers and listeners

Michelle Boulet-Stephenson

Audience Services Representative

Ashley Wright

Membership Coordinator

Radio and On-Air personalities

Radio station staff and voices

Ed Kesterson

Radio Program Director

Andy Bade

Classical Music Program Coordinator and Afternoon Host

Nicole Cox

Morning Announcer, NPR 89.1

Yvonne Creanga

Weekend Announcer, Classical 90.5

Steve Jess

Senior Radio/TV Announcer

Jorg Maulshagen

Weekend Announcer, Classical 90.5

Mark McLemore

Host and Producer, Arizona Spotlight and Spotlight on the Arts, Reporter/Producer

Ben Nead

Midday Announcer, NPR 89.1

Tony Perkins

Morning News Anchor/Reporter

James Reel

Music Director and Weekday Morning Announcer, Classical 90.5

JD Smith

Radio Announcer

John Weaver

Afternoon Announcer, NPR 89.1

Television and On-Air Personalities

Television staff and faces

Victoria Lucas

Host, Hollywood at Home

Tom McNamara

Host, Arizona Illustrated

Tony Paniagua


Lorraine Rivera

Host and Producer, Arizona 360


Special project and show producers

Cáit NíSíomón


Andrew Brown


David Fenster


Laura Markowitz

Contributing Producer

Bryan Nelson


Liz Scherffius


Nina Shelton

Special Projects Producer


AZPM reporters

Christopher Conover

Interim News Director, Host, The Buzz, Reporter/Producer

Andrew Oxford

Online Reporter/Editor

Emma Gibson

Reporter, Public Affairs

Duncan Moon

Reporter, Public Affairs

Megan Myscofski

Reporter, Business and Economics

Television Programming

Program planning and scheduling

Hildy Ko

Television Program Director

Marketing and Creative Services

Communications and promotions

Amanda Gormley

Marketing and Communications Manager

Community Outreach

Events and education

Cheryl Gerken

Educational Outreach Coordinator

Production Services

Technical support for radio and television

Frank Fregoso

Chief Broadcast Engineer

Jim Blackwood

Audio Mastering and Recording Engineer

Administrative Staff

Administrative and front office

Mary Paul

Executive Assistant to the General Manager
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