Staff Bios 2018-19

Student Station Manager

Year in School: Senior

Favorite genre: Country

Favorite artist: Luke Combs

Song of the summer: When It Rains It Pours

Hobbies: Coaching baseball and being a die-hard Dallas Cowboys Fan

What do you want to be doing in 5 years? Working in Sports Media in Dallas, Texas

News and Sports Director

Year in School: Senior

Favorite Genres of Music: Classic Rock

Favorite Artist/Band: Too many to count

Song of the Summer: Tequila by Dan and Shay

Hobbies: Snowboarding

What do you want to be doing in 5 years?: I want to be a sports anchor at a television station

Assistant News and Sports Director

Year in School: Junior

Favorite genre: Hip-Hop

Favorite artist: Kanye West

Song of the Summer: This is America

Hobbies: Watching movies and sport, playing basketball, writing

What do you want to be doing in 5 years? I want to be working in media living somewhere not called Terre Haute

News Director

Year in School: Senior

Favorite genre: Punk Rock

Favorite artist: (Right now) Less Than Jake

Song of the Summer: Better Off Dead by Bad Religion

Hobbies: Video Games

What do you want to be doing in 5 years? I want to write and do podcasts about video games.

Assistant News Director

Year in School: Senior (2nd year transfer)

Favorite genre: Pop

Favorite artist: Imagine Dragons

Song of the summer: Whatever It Takes

Hobbies: Watching Movies, Playing Video Games, and Listening to Music

What do you want to be doing in 5 years? I’d like to have my own radio show where I review movies

Sports Director

Year in School: Senior

Favorite genre: Punk Rock

Favorite artist: Dropkick Murphys

Song of the Summer: "Psycho"- Post Malone feat. Ty Dolla $ign

Hobbies: Playing Video Games, Watching movies and sports, Netflix, and reading books

What do you want to be doing in 5 years? Working in Sports or Entertainment media

Production Director

Year in School: Junior

Favorite genres of music: Hip-Hop, Rap

Favorite artists/bands: Hopsin

Song of the Summer: "I Like It"- Cardi B, J Balvin

Hobbies: Reading, SLEEPING, eating an unhealthy amount of Cheese-it's in one sitting, and RADIO!!!

What do you want to be doing in 5 years? Working at a top market music label helping new artists make a come up in the industry, that way I’m following my dream and helping make theirs happen too!

Program Director

Year in School: Junior

Favorite genre: Hip-Hop/Pop

Favorite artist: Kanye West

Song of the Summer: One Kiss by Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa

Hobbies: Going to the movies, listening to music and podcasting

What do you want to be doing in 5 years? Going to the movies, listening to music, podcasting and either in the TV or Radio field!

Assistant Program Director

Year in School: Senior

Favorite genre: Hip-Hop

Favorite artist: Kid Cudi

Song of the Summer: Reborn - Kid Cudi

Hobbies: Video games, Stressing out, Eating

What do you want to be doing in 5 years? Working as an on-air personality.

Music Director

Year in School: Sophomore

Favorite genre: Hip-Hop

Favorite artist: Chief Keef

Song of the Summer: Mo Bamba- Shek Wes

Hobbies: Fortnite

What do you want to be doing in 5 years? Traveling and counting money!

Assistant Music Director

Year in School: Junior

Favorite genre: Early 2000s R&B

Favorite artist: Beyoncé

Song of the Summer: APESH*T by The Carters or Tempo by Chris Brown

Hobbies: Baking, and Shopping

What do you want to be doing in 5 years? In five years I want to have graduated from graduate school and hopefully working in a popular radio station, while teaching as a communication professor at a HBCU in a southern state.

Promotions Director

Year in School: Junior

Favorite genre: Pop

Favorite artist: Post Malone or Zara Larson

Song of the Summer: 2002- Anne-Marie

Hobbies: Binge watching Shane Dawson, David Dobrik and Liza Koshy

What do you want to be doing in 5 years? Working at 99.5 ZPL as their promotions director or as a DJ

Assistant Promotions Director

Year in School: Sophomore

Favorite genre: Hip Hop and R&B

Favorite artist: Post Malone

Song of the summer: Halsey; Alone ft. Big Sean and Stefflon Don

Hobbies: Binge watching the newest series on Netflix

What do you want to be doing in 5 years? Working in PR in a radio station near Indianapolis

Multimedia Director

Year in School: Sophomore

Favorite genre: Pop or Show tunes

Favorite Artist: Too many to pick one

Song of the Summer: Have it All- Jason Mraz

Hobbies: Reading, playing piano and clarinet, singing, cooking, acting, photography and editing, and writing

What do you want to be doing in 5 years? Public Relations work for a company, and playing music to help me relax.

Assistant Multimedia Director

Year in School: Sophomore

Favorite genre: Alternative

Favorite artist: Radiohead

Song of the Summer: Gorillaz Isolation

Hobbies: Backpacking, Camping, Video Games

What do you want to be doing in 5 years? I want to be a nurse working in the Psych field, on my way to get my APN in Psychotherapy

General Manager/Faculty Advisor

Favorite Genre: Everything but country

Favorite Artist/Band:Paramore, CHVRCHES, Gaslight Anthem, Demi Lovato, Childish Gambino

Song of the Summer: Cool for the Summer- Demi Lovato (Every Summer)

Hobbies: Collecting and playing old video games, softball, podcasting

What do you want to be doing in 5 years?: Hoping to see the continued growth of WZIS.