Monica Pearson – WALR-FM

Monica Pearson hosts the “Monica Pearson Show” Sundays from noon to 2 p.m. on WALR-FM in Atlanta. Pearson previously served as an anchor for WSB-TV in Atlanta, covering the news for 37 years. Prior to joining the station, she was a reporter and anchor for WHAS-TV in Louisville, Ky., for three years. Before that, she [...]

Lisa Mazzarella – WVIA-FM

Lisa Mazzarella is the morning news and classical music host at WVIA-FM (WVIA Public Radio) in Pittston, Pa. Mazzarella is also an adjunct faculty member at Lackawanna College and Marywood University, where she teaches communication arts. Her on-air work at WVIA began in July 1991 as a part-time host of classical music. She was hired [...]

Annie Gilbertson – KPCC-FM

Annie Gilbertson is an education reporter and producer for KPCC-FM (Southern California Public Radio), covering the Los Angeles Unified School District. Before joining KPCC, Gilbertson worked for the Southern Education Desk, a Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB)-funded project that brought together radio, television and web reporters across five Southern states. She focused her reporting on [...]

Maria Altman – KWMU-FM

Maria Altman is a reporter and news anchor at KWMU-FM, the NPR affiliate in St. Louis. She focuses on business and economic issues. Altman previously worked for KERA-FM in Dallas, where she was a reporter and host for the local edition of “All Things Considered.” She also spent several years in Illinois. First, she worked [...]

Orion Samuelson – WGN-AM

Orion Samuelson is a host for WGN-AM in Chicago, where he has worked as the station’s head agricultural broadcaster since 1960. Samuelson can also be heard on his two syndicated shows, the daily “National Farm Report” and the weekly “Samuelson Sez” at Tribune Radio Networks. He is vice chairman of the Board of Directors of [...]