People

  • Executive Producer - Mountain Stage

    Adam is a native of Greenbrier County and graduated from Radford...

  • Radio Operations Director

    Bob is West Virginia Public Broadcasting's Radio Operations Director. He first worked for WV Public Radio in 1986 as a part-time announcer, and later returned to host jazz music programs and manage on-air operations in the 1990's.  A graduate...

  • Energy and Environment Reporter

    Brittany Patterson is the energy and environment reporter for West Virginia Public Broadcasting and the Ohio Valley ReSource. A native of northern California, Brittany comes...

  • Director of Digital Services

    Chad has been working for West Virginia Public Broadcasting since 1996. He is a Graduate of the West Virginia University Eberly College of Art & Sciences. 

    Chad tells West Virginia's Story online, through the new wvpublic.org website...

  • Interim Executive Director

    Chuck Roberts has worked his way up through the ranks of West Virginia Public Broadcasting from his start in 2000 as a video production associate. He became video production manager in Charleston in 2004 and was named director of video...

  • Senior Reporter

    A native of Washington, W.Va., Dave Mistich joined West Virginia Public Broadcasting in October of 2012, as the Charleston Reporter. He covered stories that ranged from the 2012 general election, the effects of Superstorm Sandy on Nicholas...

  • Director of Television

    Eddie has been with WVPB since January 1996. Before being named Director of Television, he worked in several areas, including traffic, broadcast operations, television programming and underwriting.

    Eddie grew up in Wyoming County and has...

  • underwriting associate

    Gail Thornhill is an underwriting associate for West Virginia Public Broadcasting, and Master's Degree recipient from West Virginia State University.

  • Assistant News Director - Northern Panhandle Bureau Chief

    Glynis Board hails from the Northern Panhandle of West Virginia and is based in Wheeling at the First State Capital Building. She’s been reporting for West Virginia Public Broadcasting since 2012. She covers a broad range of...

  • News Director

    Jesse was born in Swaziland and grew up in South Africa. During his high school years, he witnessed the end of Apartheid and South Africa's transition to democracy.

    Jesse moved to West Virginia in 1996 to attend West Virginia University,...

  • Host & Co-Producer of Inside Appalachia - Southern West Virginia Bureau Chief

    Jessica Lilly covers southern West Virginia for West Virginia Public Broadcasting and is the host and co-producer of Inside Appalachia. The show airs...

  • Host - Eclectopia

    Jim has a Master's Degree in Guitar Performance from the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University. His BA is in Music Education from West Liberty University.

    He joined West Virginia Public Broadcasting in 1998, workingin...

  • Appalachia Health News Coordinator

    Kara Leigh Lofton is the Appalachia Health News Coordinator at West Virginia Public Broadcasting. In 2016, Kara filed 140 reports aimed at healthcare consumers in West Virginia...

  • Education Director

    Kate has called West Virginia home for over 30 years.  A native of Ohio, Kate came to West Virginia in the 80's to teach in a one-room school in Mingo County.  Kate has spent her time in West Virginia working with community groups around the...

  • Eastern Panhandle Reporter/Producer

    Elizabeth McCormick grew up in Charleston, West Virginia with her grandmother. She graduated from Capital High School in 2010 and graduated from Shepherd University in 2014 with a B.A. in Communications - Digital Filmmaking and a Minor in...

  • All Things Considered Host, Music Composer

    Matt is the radio host of All Things Considered on West Virginia Public Broadcasting, a composer and a classical music host. He wrote, recorded, and produced two new themes for the West Virginia Public Broadcasting radio news magazine, West...

  • Reporter, Southern Coalfields

    Molly Born is making the transition from print to radio reporting as a fellow with Report for America, an effort to strengthen local journalism in Appalachia and other undercovered areas. She's...

  • Television Producer/Director

    Pat is a one of our TV Producers based at WNPB in Morgantown. He tells West Virginia's story through documentaries - including the Emmy Award winning West Virginians Remember World War II. You can also see Pat's work between other...

  • Reporter/ Producer Inside Appalachia

    Roxy Todd is a reporter and co-producer for Inside Appalachia and has been a reporter for West Virginia Public Broadcasting since 2014. Her stories have aired on NPR...

  • Former Executive Director and CEO

    Scott Finn is the former executive director and CEO of West Virginia Public Broadcasting, an indispensable resource for education, news, public safety and economic development for West Virginia and all of Appalachia. He is President and CEO of...

  • Executive Producer

    Suzanne Higgins is Executive Producer for West Virginia Public Broadcasting, headquartered at WSWP-TV in Beckley, and is currently project manager for the network's focus on the state's Opioid crisis with an emphasis on the many issues...

  • Morning Edition Host, Programming Associate

    Teresa Wills wakes you up every weekday morning.

    She is West Virginia Public Broadcasting's local radio host of Morning Edition, heard Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. til 9 a.m. 

    When she’s not on the air, Teresa produces the...