“Morning Edition” Host
KUT 90.5 FM

Jennifer Stayton, WCA Mentor

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Jennifer Stayton is a native Austinite with nearly 30 years of experience as a radio broadcaster. She has worked in both public and commercial radio as a host, newscast anchor, interviewer, news reporter, DJ, producer, writer, editor, news assignment coordinator, delivery and speech coach, intern supervisor, and (briefly) salesperson.

Jennifer’s areas of expertise include on-air hosting and delivery; writing for broadcast and the web; news reporting; and editing (sound and script). She also has experience with and knowledge of non-profit fundraising, event planning, and targeted constituent communications.

Best Mentee Fit:

Jennifer is interested in helping recent grads learn about journalism, the industry, the market, and the myriad of options out there as the radio profession continues to evolve rapidly. She prefers meeting one-on-one initially to learn more about specific interests and goals. Can also assist those in any stage of their career facing job interviews and/or decisions about where and how to get into the broadcasting industry.

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