Colorado Public Radio Adds Four To Newsroom
March 25, 2015 at 4:23 AM (PT)
COLORADO PUBLIC RADIO has added four new staffers to its newsroom.
Former WHYY, INC. News-Talk WHYY-F/PHILADELPHIA and NEW YORK PUBLIC RADIO News-Talk WNYC-A-F/NEW YORK host JO ANN ALLEN is joining as afternoon host/anchor; COMMUNITY RADIO FOR NORTHERN COLORADO News-Talk WUNC/GREELEY, CO reporter/host NATHAN HEFFEL is on board as general assignment reporter and backup host; KUNC reporter GRACE HOOD joins as Energy and Environment reporter; and SANTA MONICA COLLEGE Triple A-News-Talk KCRW/SANTA MONICA-LOS ANGELES "TO THE POINT" segment producer KAREEM MADDOX has been named producer for "COLORADO MATTERS."
VP/News KELLEY GRIFFIN said, “The depth of talent is truly exceptional and will be instrumental for CPR as we look to expand our coverage and provide more context on key issues ranging from education, government and health to energy and the environment. We’re excited to add more resources and analysis to examine the interplay happening between COLORADO’s energy and environmental landscape as this is a critical relationship that has statewide implications.”