“Morning Edition” Host, KUT 90.5 FM –
Jennifer is a native Austinite with over 20 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:
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. 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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