People

Classical Music Host

Hailing from Bellevue WA, Anjuli Dodhia was immersed in classical music at a young age. She sang in her church youth choir, and in senior year of high school, she was the orchestra’s principal violinist.

When Anjuli began studying...

Announcer

Washington native Ashley Rockwell grew up in the Tri-Cities. While in high school, she studied Radio Broadcasting  at the vocational school Tri-Tech. As a freshman at Washington State University, Ashley began announcing at Northwest Public...

Announcer

A native of Illinois, Brett Charvat grew up in western Montana and attended Montana State University, where he received a B.A. in acting. After graduation, he traveled to Japan, where he spent the next four years teaching English to children....

Weekend Edition Host

Bruce Bradberry regularly hosts Weekend Edition on Northwest Public Radio, and can be heard occasionally throughout the week as a part-time producer.

Bruce served as a teacher and administrator in various levels of education for forty...

Inland Folk Host, Editor & Producer

Dan Maher originally fell in love with folk music as a teenager growing up in Spokane. A celebrated musician, he actually began his career in music during his college years at Washington State University, performing covers of the...

Classical Music Host

Seattle has been Gigi Yellen’s home since 1986. Grateful for the Pacific Northwest’s natural beauty, she appreciates the contrast between this climate and that of her native Houston, Texas! At Wellesley College, she acquired a good ear for...

Classical Music Host

Idaho native Jessie Jacobs grew up in Boise where she developed twin passions for music and horses. Her love of classical music started very early.  Some of her earliest memories include dancing to her Grandpa playing The Man on the Flying...

Classical Music Host

A native of Seattle and a University of Washington graduate, Steve Reeder began his life in radio at KUOW-FM, while still in his teens. He has since worked on two separate occasions at KING-FM there, first as Program Director and later as a...

Morning Edition Host & Producer

Growing up in the Tacoma-Puyallup area, Sueann Ramella remembers being a precocious young reporter for her school paper. A big fan of shows like 60 Minutes and 20-20, she dreamed of one day being a hard-hitting journalist,...

All Things Considered Host & Producer

Thom  Kokenge is a Washington native, born and raised in Yakima, and the youngest of seven siblings.  A graduate of Central Washington University in Ellensburg, Thom got his start in radio there, with KCAT and KXLE, fulfilling a lifelong dream...