A native Vermonter and long-time VPR listener, Aaron joined the staff part-time in 2001. Currently he works in the telecommunications field during the week and can be found most Sunday mornings at VPR.
He lived in San Francisco during...
Local Host, All Things Considered/Reporter
Alex is VPR's local All Things Considered host. He comes to Vermont from WBEZ-FM in Chicago, where he spent nearly five years, most recently as a political reporter. He's covered everything from federal corruption trials, to Illinois'...
Public Post Reporteranoyes@vpr.net
Amy is an award winning journalist who has worked in print and radio in Vermont since 1991. She has been a VPR contributor since 2006, primarily covering the Lamoille Valley. Amy has a B.S in Broadcast Journalism from Syracuse University. She...
Digital Editor For Newsaevancie@vpr.net
Angela Evancie is VPR's digital editor for news. A native of Addison County and a graduate of Middlebury College, she joined staff in 2013 as the station's first digital producer. Angela has contributed work to NPR, This American Life, Here...
All Things Considered Producer/Reporterarussell@vpr.net
Annie Russell is VPR's All Things Considered producer/reporter. She came to VPR from NPR's Weekends on All Things Considered and WNYC's On The Media. She is a graduate of Columbia Journalism School.
Human Resources Leader
Beth Peters is VPR’s Human Resources Leader (a new position established late in 2015). She is responsible for being a culture champion and improving VPR’s human resources systems for its nearly 70 employees.
Peters comes to VPR with 25+...
Producer, VPR Commentary Series/Reporterbsmith@vpr.net
Betty was and still is VPR's first full time employee, hired in 1976 to handle a variety of administrative aspects. Once the station began broadcasting in 1977, she also served as an on-air host.
Comfortable both on-air and behind the...
Bob is a veteran Vermont journalist, specializing in political reporting. He is based in VPR’s Capital Bureau located across the street from Vermont’s Statehouse. Prior to joining VPR full time in 2002, Bob ran the Vermont News Service for 21...
Vice President for Development and Marketingbkinney@vpr.net
Brendan Kinney oversees all of VPR’s fundraising efforts, including major and planned giving, membership, underwriting, foundation grants, and capital campaigns. He also manages VPR's efforts to reach new listeners. Kinney joined VPR in...
Vice President for Finance & Operations/CFO
Brian is responsible for the day-to-day administrative operations of the station, including finance, accounting, legal and human resources. He joined VPR in 2006.
Previously, Donahue served as Chief Operations Officer for the Chittenden...
Brian joined VPR in 2003 having previously worked for VPR as a contractor for a number of years. He has also worked for Vermont Public Television.
Brian's primary responsibility is VPR's transmitters. He's responsible for installation...
Manager Of Special Giving
Brian manages special giving to VPR, including planned gifts, project gifts and major giving. He has spent the last decade in the non-profit sector working on issues ranging from the environment, justice, voting and disabilities. The past five...
Chief Production Engineercalbertine@vpr.net
Chris has more than 20 years experience as an audio engineer. In addition to his work for Vermont Public Radio, he has supervised the sound for television documentaries for the Discovery Channel, Turner Broadcast, and the Arts and Entertainment...
Development Services Managercfiala@vpr.net
Cody joined VPR in 2011 as a membership coordinator. Currently, she manages and executes a range of fundraising activities, including membership drives and direct mail campaigns.
Prior to VPR, Cody worked in Customer...
Emily is VPR's Digital Producer.
Coordinator of Development Services.
Francesca Orsini is our VPR's Coordinator of Development Services.
Director Of Programming & Productionfbastian@vpr.net
Franny began her broadcast career at WRUV, the student station at the University of Vermont. She has worked in radio more than 30 years as a journalist, on air host , writer and producer. She has also served as press secretary on two Vermont...
Senior Corporate Support Associategengland@vpr.net
Gail has spent much of her life working in the arts, first as a performer then as a producer. After years of using the media to promote the live performing arts events she was producing, she decided to learn more about it from the inside out.<...
Heather Dieringer grew up in Vermont and returned after 15 years working on Wall Street. She has extensive experience working directly with executives and chief officers to develop and analyze long-term business strategies as well as day-to-day...
Howard Weiss-Tisman is VPR's southern Vermont correspondent, covering Windham and southern Windsor counties. He worked at the Brattleboro Reformer for 11 years, reporting on most towns in the region and specializing on...