People

  • Receptionist

    Alexis Lucey grew up in the Pacific Northwest, listening to public radio in Alaska, Washington, and Oregon over the years. She’s a novelist and adjunct professor of writing at Eastern Washington University, and an avid gardener, jam-maker, and...

  • Account Manager

    Ann joined Spokane Public Radio in 1995. She works with businesses and organizations to provide announcements on KPBX, KSFC and KPBZ. Ann has a degree in Public Relations from California State University, Chico. She previously worked in sales...

  • Membership Manager
  • Weekend Edition Host; Traffic Director

    Brian is a Spokane native who has been interested in sound technology ever since playing with a reel-to-reel deck as a kid. He learned radio broadcasting on KSFC, before it was part of Spokane Public Radio but still was part of the broadcasting...

  • President & General Manager

    Cary Boyce has been the President and General Manager of Spokane Public Radio since 2012. Before coming to SPR he was Station Operations Director at WFIU Public Radio. Born in Santa Rosa, California in 1955, Cary Boyce studied at California...

  • Finance and Membership Assistant

    After listening to KPBX in the car as a child, combing through the annual record sales as a teenager, and volunteering at the pledge drives as an adult, Cassia officially joined the SPR family as a receptionist on Halloween 2018. She now works...

  • Program Production Director

    Chris grew up in Spokane and has many fond childhood memories of being subjected to the voices of SPR while in the backseat of his parents' car.  After moving to Upstate New York and graduating from Colgate University with a degree in Economics...

  • Program Director, News Director, Inland Journal Host

    One of the Northwest's most seasoned reporters is returning to his SPR roots. Doug Nadvornick will be heard frequently on KPBX and KSFC reporting on local news.

    Doug concurrently is the program director of the Washington State University...

  • Classical & Jazz Host

    Jan Munstedt not only hosts the Monday evening Jazz program, but also spins classical tunes on Saturdays from 10am to noon.

    Jan Munstedt is a third-generation musician with great jazz appreciation and an eclectic touch. She often...

  • Receptionist
  • Chief Engineer

    Jerry Olson is a native of Cleveland, Ohio and graduated from the University of Cincinnati. In addition to his technical career, he is also a musician who has played tuba and bass trombone with the Berkeley (CA) Symphony and numerous other...

  • Piano Bench Host, Midday Host

    After more than 25 years of teaching music, theater and English in San Francisco schools, Jim relocated to Spokane in 1995 to become organist/music director for St. Augustine Parish on the South Hill.  Since around 2004, with the help and...

  • Business Development & Events Director

    Kathy works with businesses and organizations in the Inland Northwest to provide announcements on KPBX, KSFC, and KPBZ. She also envisions and organizes the special events presented by Spokane Public Radio, including the KPBX Kids' Concert...

  • Marketing and Website Coordinator

    Leona Vander Molen moved to Spokane in 2017 for graduate school and couldn’t bring herself to leave due to the sun, scenery, and community. She grew up in Columbus, Ohio, and attended Denison University for a BA in English and Psychology....

  • Host of Sunday Morning Classical

    Leonard Oakland, who doubles as Professor of English at Whitworth University, plays his favorites on Sunday mornings from 10 a.m. - noon.

    Leonard started listening to Spokane Public Radio in 1980, and by 1985 was hired to do a Sunday...

  • Weekend Edition Host & Production Assistant
  • Jazz & World Music Producer

    Michael started volunteering at KPBX not long after it first went on the air as a full-power NPR member station in January of 1980.  He hosted his first nighttime jazz show late in 1982 and continues to produce a weekly jazz show every Friday...

  • Producer & On-Air Host

  • Volunteer Manager & Events Coordinator

    Stephanie joined Spokane Public Radio in 2003 as the part-time Volunteer Coordinator and Development Assistant. Currently she is the full-time Volunteer Manager and Events Coordinator overseeing Spokane Public Radio’s volunteer and internship...

  • News Assignment Editor;All Things Considered host

    Steve was part of the Spokane Public Radio family for many years before he came on air in 1999.  His wife, Laurie, produced Radio Ethiopia in the late 1980s through the '90s, and Steve used to “lurk in the shadowy world” of Weekend SPR...

  • Finance Manager
  • Music Director

    Verne Windham got his start at Spokane Public Radio 20 years ago.  “I came in to complain and they hired me.”  He’s now the Program Director, as well as the host of Morning Classical and Concert of the Week.  When choosing...