People

  • Finance Director

    Email Becky

    Becky is the Director of Finance for WXPR.  She started at the station in 1994 as part time and joined the team of full time staff in 1996. Becky has combined knowledge and experience in...

  • Volunteer Coordinator and Northwoods Cafe Host
  • Development Director

    Email Dave

    Dave Havel was born in Illinois, but grew up in a family of nine on a small resort on Lake Thompson in Rhinelander. He graduated from the University of St. Thomas, with a degree in Marketing,...

  • Membership and Marketing Director

    Email Emily

    Emily Yaddof moved to the Northwoods of Wisconsin from the driftless area of Northeast Iowa. She's spent most of her professional career working in the nonprofit world doing a little bit of...

  • Operations Manager
  • Station Manager

    Email Jessie

    Jessie joined WXPR in 2003. She feels thrilled to work with such a talented and dedicated group of volunteers and staff, and enjoys meeting and getting to know the supporters that make...

  • Substitute Morning Edition and All Things Considered Host
  • News Director

    Email Ken

    Ken has been  News Director at WXPR since 2000. This is his second stint with the station, having served as Operations Manager and Morning Edition host from 1987-1995.

    A 1976 graduate of...

  • Morning Edition Host/Features Editor

    Email Mackenzie

    Mackenzie came to WXPR in 2016 as the Operations Director and Morning Edition Host, but moved into a full-time reporting, editing, and hosting role in April 2018. Mackenzie is...

  • Music Director (Volunteer)/ Northwoods Cafe Host