• Commentator

    Bea Grause is head of the Vermont Association of Hospitals and Health Systems.

  • Becky Karush is a freelance writer and editor who specializes in biography and rural New England history.

  • Ben Bradford is a city kid, who came to Charlotte from San Francisco by way of New York, Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles. Prior to his career in journalism, Ben spent time as an actor, stuntman, viral marketer, and press secretary for a...

  • Commentator

    Ben Doyle is a Community and Economic Development Specialist for USDA Rural Development. A former English teacher and arts administrator, Ben lives in Montpelier with his wife, Angela, and two children, Salvador and Rosemary.

  • Ben Henry is a science journalist and intern for All Things Considered on NHPR. Previously, he was a reporter for The Scientist magazine, where he wrote print stories and created a podcast. He earned a degree in biology and a minor in English...

  • Bente Birkeland has covered Colorado politics and government since spring of 2006. She loves the variety and challenge of the state capitol...

  • Beth Peters was VPR’s Human Resources Leader.

  • Producer, VPR Commentary Series/Reporter

    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...

  • Bill Chappell is a writer and producer on the Newsdesk, in the heart of NPR's newsroom in Washington, D.C.

    Chappell's work at NPR has ranged from being the site's first full-time...

  • Commentator

    Writer Bill Mares of Burlington is also a former teacher and state legislator. His most recent book is a collection of his VPR commentaries, titled "3:14 And Out."

  • Commentator

    Bill Schubart lives and writes in Hinesburg. His latest book is Lila & Theron.

  • Bill Zeeble has been a full-time reporter at KERA since 1992, covering everything from medicine to the Mavericks and education to environmental issues. Heâââ


    Bill Zeeble <...

  • Host, Reporter

    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...

  • commentator

    Bob Whittaker is a collaborative leader committed to improving lives and communities by unleashing the collective talent that exists across organizations and sectors. He thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail in 2000, is a doctoral candidate at...

  • Commentator

    Bonnie Acker is an artist who lives with her husband John in a house with a backyard full of berries and bees in the Old North End of Burlington. She’ll be turning seventy this coming May.