Digital News Internabakst@mail.usf.edu
Adam Bakst is a WUSF/USF Zimmerman School digital news intern for summer 2019.
Born and raised in Tampa, Adam is a junior at USF working towards a BA in Mass Communications with a concentration in broadcast news. With an interest in...
Andy Lalino serves WUSF Public Media as a journalist, video producer/editor, and graphic designer/animator. He’s authored pop-culture journalism articles, contributed weekly columns for Tampa Bay nostalgia websites, and published features for...
Bradley George comes to WUSF from Atlanta, where he was a reporter, host, and editor at Georgia Public Broadcasting. While in Atlanta, he reported for NPR, Marketplace, Here & Now, and The Takeaway. His work has been recognized by ...
Carrie Pinkard is the Stephen Noble news intern for the summer 2019 semester. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Florida State University in English, before heading to USF St Pete to pursue a master’s in journalism.
During her first...
Cathy Carter is a reporter and host for WUSF 89.7 and other Florida public radio stations.
A graduate of Boston’s Emerson College, Cathy has covered everything from the affordable housing crisis to the ever growing cultural landscape of...
Dalia Colón is excited to return to WUSF as producer of the Zest podcast. From 2010 to 2014, Dalia covered health and features for WUSF. Before that, she was a staff reporter for the Tampa Bay Times and Cleveland Magazine.
Daylina Miller is a multimedia journalist covering health and general news for WUSF and Health News Florida, a statewide reporting collaborative with other public radio stations.
She reports and produces features and daily news spots for...
Devin Rodriguez returns to WUSF as a digital producer for WUSF News and Health News Florida.
After a long-term love affair with podcasts and audio journalism, Devin became the Stephen Noble News Intern at WUSF in summer 2016. After his...
Digital News Internerinobrien@mail.usf.edu
Erin O’Brien is a WUSF/USF Zimmerman School digital news intern for summer 2019.
Born and raised in Clearwater, Erin moved to Tampa to attend the University of South Florida. She is a senior at USF pursuing a degree in journalism with a...
Digital News Internjeffreysmit@mail.usf.edu
Jeffrey Smith is a WUSF/USF Zimmerman School digital news intern for summer 2019.
Jeff moved from a small Georgia town after high school to attend college in Florida. He is a junior currently working on his bachelor’s degree in mass...
Jessica Meszaros is a reporter and host of Morning Edition at WUSF Public Media.
She’s been a voice on public radio stations across Florida since 2012 - in Miami, Fort Myers, and now Tampa.
Jessica’s writing, reporting, and...
Health News Florida Editorjulioochoa@wusf.org
Julio Ochoa is editor of Health News Florida.
He comes to WUSF from The Tampa Tribune, where he began as a website producer for TBO.com and served in several editing roles, eventually becoming the newspaper’s deputy metro editor.
Kerry Sheridan is a reporter and co-host of All Things Considered at WUSF Public Media.
Prior to joining WUSF, she covered international news, health, science, space and environmental issues for Agence France-Presse from 2005 to 2019,...
Host, All Things Consideredlpeakes@wusf.org
Lisa Peakes is the local host of NPR's All Things Considered on WUSF 89.7. Lisa's radio career spans over 35 years and includes work in commercial pop, alternative and rock formats throughout northern New England, where she created and...
Marc Haze is a host and newscaster at WUSF Public Media. He comes to WUSF Public Media after more than 20 years on local commercial radio. He was news and sports director at WRBQ-FM (Q-105) as well as being part of the morning show team. Long...
Assistant News Directormschreiner@wusf.org
Mark Schreiner has been the producer and reporter for "University Beat" on WUSF 89.7 FM since 2001 and on WUSF TV from 2007-2017.
In addition to serving as a producer, reporter, host and assistant news director, he serves as intern...
Mary Shedden is news director at WUSF Public Media, where she oversees a team of reporters covering 13 counties on Florida’s west coast.
A journalist for more than two decades, Mary arrived at WUSF in 2013, where she worked first as a...
Robin is Senior Editor at WUSF, spearheading the station's podcasting initiatives and helping to guide the vision for special reporting projects and creative storytelling. She hosts the weekly current affairs program, Florida Matters,...
Stephanie Colombini joined WUSF Public Media in December 2016 as Producer of Florida Matters, WUSF’s public affairs show. She’s also a reporter for WUSF’s Health News Florida project.
Stephanie was born and raised just outside New...
Assistant News Directorsnewborn@wusf.org
Steve Newborn is WUSF's assistant news director as well as a reporter and producer at WUSF covering environmental issues, politics and transportation in the Tampa Bay area.
He’s been with WUSF since 2001, and has covered events such as...
Susan Giles Wantuck is our midday news host, and a producer and reporter for WUSF Public Media who focuses her storytelling on arts, culture and history.
She also serves as a music host on Florida's Classical Music Station, WSMR 89.1,...
Digital News Interntdavis27@mail.usf.edu
Ti’Anna Davis is a WUSF/USF Zimmerman School digital news intern for summer 2019.
Ti'Anna was born in Rochester, NY, and now lives in Tarpon Springs. She's currently a senior at USF working towards a bachelor’s degree in mass...
Tyler Kline is an evening host on WUSF 89.7 and a Classical Music host on WSMR 89.1 and 103.9. In addition to his work in radio, he is also a composer whose music has been performed across the...