Rural Radio

Collective

RURAL RADIO AUDIO MAKER DIRECTORY

This list serves to help people find rural audio makers, it is listed in alphabetical order by state, and by country for the international locations of Alberta Canada, Mexico, and Rwanda

If you are interested in adding yourself, please go to our google sheet here

If you are here but need to change your information, email us at ruralradiocollective@gmail.com

If you have any other questions, you can email us at the above address

Alabama

Alexander Richey, Birmingham, Alabama

enterprise reporting, mix engineer, sound design, composer

alexanderlrichey@gmail,com, 256-460-8515

Arizona

Sarah Ventre, Phoenix, Arizona

Reporting, podcast production, editing, consulting

sarahventre.com; sarah.ventre@gmail.com

Patricia Petelin, Flagstaff Arizona

story editing, writing, sound design

themidrange.org; pattypetelin@gmail.com

Laurel Morales, Flagstaff, Arizona

Reporter, producer, editor

laureldmorales@gmail.com https://airmedia.org/talent/laurel-morales

Arkansas

Daniel Caruth

Producer, reporter, announcer

dcaruth@uark.edu - social @DHCaruth

Graham Cifelli, Tulsa Oklahoma / Conway Arkansas

Freelance producer, host, photographer, and writer

gmancifelli@gmail.com

California

Peter Arcuni, San Francisco Bay Area

Podcast producing/mixing/scoring, Reporting/writing

peterarcuni@gmail.com

Avery Hellman, Petaluma CA//Markleeville, CA (on CA/NV Border)

Podcast production, story editing, music composition, Rural Radio Collective co-founder

https://www.ismaymusic.com/podcast

Canada

Sheena Rossiter, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Storytelling, Editing, Producing, Hosting, On-Air Talent. I am also a documentary filmmaker and have lots of experience in Video Production

donaanafilms.com sheena@donaanafilms.com +1-780-707-2431

Colorado

Stephanie Maltarich, Gunnison Colorado

Independent public radio reporter, podcast producer

smaltarich@gmail.com

Austin Cope, Cortez Colorado

Writing, interviewing, producing, reporting. Background in hosting, newscast production, and long-form interviews

austinpcope@gmail.com

Shanna Lewis, Southern Colorado

Journalist, producer, photographer

socolomedia@gmail.com

Taylor Fraser, Denver Colorado

Director of audiodrama podcast Foreward

303.993.9056 forewardpodcast@gmail.com

 

Sarah Craig, Boulder Colorado

Reporting and producing long-form narrative projects.

sarahcraig815@gmail.com // www.sarahcraigmedia.com

Esther Honig, Denver Colorado and Mexico City

Radio and print reporter. News features as well as podcast. Longform narrative nonfiction writing/storytelling

Estherrosehonig@gmail.com / EstherHonig.me

Cat Jaffe, Durango Colorado and Denver Colorado

Founder of House of Pod, Field Producer + Story Editor, Full podcast productions with House of Pod

cat@houseofpod.org

Florida

Anne Cardenas, Valrico Florida

Oral Historian and producer: research, interviewing, tape syncs, audio editing, video editing

annercardenas@gmail.com

Georgia

Allison Salerno, Athens Georgia

Reporting, Editing, Producing

allisonbsalerno@gmail.com

Idaho

Lacy Jacobs, Northern ID / Missoula MT / Western MT /

I have experience doing it all, but specifically open to editing work right now

lacyjroberts@gmail.com

Illinois

Suzanna Clores, Evanston Illinois

Storyteller, research, writing and host. I produce a podcast called The Extraordinary Project about the far edges of mental wellness bordering on the mystical.

suzanne.clores@gmail.com

Indiana

Alex Chambers, Bloomington Indiana

Story editing, writing, sound design, reporting, producing

fachambers@gmail.com / alexchambers.net

Violet Baron, Bloomington Indiana

Co-founder of the Rural Radio Collective, production, reporting, editing, hosting. I have a background in print and an editorial/big-picture perspective

violet dot baron at gmail dot com

Jennifer Richler, Bloomington Indiana

Reporting, hosting, producing, editing

jrichler@gmail.com

Kentucky

Taylor Killough, Louisville Kentucky

Writing/editing, interviewing, audio/editing, photo/video production + post, reporting

tkillou2@gmail.com

Maine

Ethan Bien, Lubec Maine

Producer, reporter, documentary filmmaker, writer, audio and video editor, grant writer, tape syncs, location sound

etbien@fastmail.com

 

Tressa Versteeg, Brooklin Maine

producer, reporter, audio engineer, writer

tressaversteeg@gmail.com; www.tressaversteeg.com

Heather Daniels Pusey, Blue Hill Maine

Audio Engineering, Producing, Recording

heather@heatherdanielspusey.com | heatherdanielspusey.com

Claire Tighe, Maine

Producer, reporter, professor at NYU (remote)

claireatighe@gmail.com; clairetighe.com

Galen Koch, Maine

Producing, reporting, writing, editing, sound design, tape syncs/recording

galen.e.koch@gmail.com/ www.thefirstcoast.org /www.galenkoch.com

Massachussets

Natasha Jacobs, Chesterfield Massachusetts

Sound Engineering, Sound Design, Editing

natashajacobsaudio@gmail.com

Mexico

Esther Honig, Denver Colorado and Mexico City

Radio and print reporter. News features as well as podcast. Longform narrative nonfiction writing/storytelling

Estherrosehonig@gmail.com / EstherHonig.me

Missouri

Eleanor Nash, Kansas City MO

Producer, reporter, writer, social media

eleanorcnash@gmail.com

Montana

Lacy Jacobs, Missoula MT / Western MT / Northern ID

I have experience doing it all, but specifically open to editing work right now

lacyjroberts@gmail.com

Megan Torgerson, Montana / Seattle WA

Rural Radio Collective leadership team, research, writing, podcast production. Produce a narrative/audio memoir podcast called Reframing Rural.

megan.v.torgerson@gmail.com/ reframingrural.org

Jule Banville, Missoula Montana

Indpendent podcaster, journalism profesor, editor

julebanville@gmail.com

Nora Saks, Butte Montana

independent journalist, reporting and producing longform and narrative audio

nrv.saks@gmail.com / www.norasaks.com

Megan Myscofski, Missoula Montana

Reporting, hosting, editing

memyscofski@gmail.com

Rachel Cramer, Bozeman Montana

Public radio reporter; audio editing

rcramer641@gmail.com

Nevada

Fil Corbitt, Reno, NV / Lake Tahoe / Northern Nevada

I make a podcast called The Wind. And also sometimes freelance Reporting, Editing, Producing, Music.

filcorbitt.com filcorbitt@gmail.com

New Hampshire

Patrick McNameeKing, Concord NH

Audio Engineering, Mixing, Restoration, Sound Design/composition

pmcnameeking@gmail.com

New Mexico

Georgina Hahn, Santa Fe New Mexico

Reporting, Editing, Hosting, On-Air Talent, production

georginahahn24@gmail.com, 575 742 8632

New York

Matthias Roeckl, Woodstock, Hudson Valley New York

Storytelling, Editing and Sound Design and produce the Funny Feelings Podcast. Also vast experience in Video Production

917-291-6320 matt@ifilmny.com

Jimmy Jordan, Ithaca New York

Reporting, editing, Producing, tape sync

jimmy-jordan.com jmmy.jrdn@gmail.com

Hannah Beal, Stephentown New York 

Producing, story editing, scripting, interviews, tape syncs, production managment etc.

hannahcbeal@gmail.com hannahcbeal.com

Jonathan Sherburne, Rochester New York

Hosting, Editing, Writing, Sound Design, Photo/Video

jonathansherburne@gmail.com, www.jonathansherburne.com

North Carolina

Anna Cassell, Durham North Carolina

Producing, writing, interviews, story editing, tape syncs, fixing, fact-checking.

cassell.anna@gmail.com

Lilly Knoepp, Sylvia / Asheville North Carolina

Journalist, producing, story editing, scripting, interviews, tape syncs, production managment etc.

llhknoepp@gmail.com

Oklahoma

Graham Cifelli, Tulsa Oklahoma / Conway Arkansas

Freelance producer, host, photographer, and writer

gmancifelli@gmail.com

Oregon

Sarah Fox, Hood River Oregon

Podcast Host & founder, Hear in the Gorge

sarah@everydayoregon.com / sarahfoxhere.com

Theo Witcomb Ashland Oregon

Research, radio and print. Features/long form

tnwhitcomb@gmail.com / www.theowhitcomb.com

Whitney Donielson

Transom Traveling alum, Tape synchs, producer, I make a podcast called People of the Valley.

wdonielson@gmail.com, @pov_pod

Pennsylvania

Jenna Spinelle, State College Pennsylvania

Producer, reporter, writer, marketing/PR

jspinelle@gmail.com

Kevin Seaman, Barto Pennsylvania (outside of Philadelphia)

Tech Producer, Sound Design, Mixing

fieldsound@gmail.com // www.homemadesounds.com

Rwanda

Karangwa Joe Philbery, Kigali Rwanda

Producer, Journalist and Founder at Radio PeaceFm

joephilbertkarangwa@gmail.com // https://onlineradiobox.com/bi/peace/?cs=bi.peace&played=1

South Dakota

Malia Lukomski, Sioux Falls South Dakota

Editor, field reporter, producer

malia.lukomski@gmail.com / www.malialukomski.wixsite.com/portfolio

Tennessee

Mary Helen Montgomery, Chattanooga Tennessee

Reporting, editing, story hunting, producing,

maryhelenmontgomery@gmail.com maryhelenmontgomery.com

Texas

Ari Snider, Marfa Texas

Reporting, producing, editing, hosting

arisnider37@gmail.com

Rob Upchurch, Temple Texas

Podcast production, editing, reporting, media strategy and more!

rob@robmakespods.com, (936) 870-7869

Jordan Gass-Pore', Seguin Texas

Podcast producer and investigative journalist, focusing on the climate crisis (water and air quality, Superfund sites, deforestation, etc.), education, history, LGBTQIA+, politics, health, and science.

jgasspoore@gmail.com [Twitter and Instagram: @jgasspoore]

Vermont

Natasha Haverty, Southern Vermont

Independent journalist, audio producer, interviewer

natashahaverty@gmail.comnatashahaverty.com

Otis Gray, Ludlow Vermont

Production, reporting, interviews, editing, sound design, scoring, writing, all things

otis@hungryradio.org

Washington

Raven Forrest Fruscalzo, Spokane WA

Science communicator, producer, script writer, fact checking

hforres1@gmail.com, www.TinyVampires.com

Megan Torgerson, Montana / Seattle WA

Rural Radio Collective leadership team, research, writing, podcast production. Produce a narrative/audio memoir podcast called Reframing Rural.

megan.v.torgerson@gmail.com/ reframingrural.org

West Virginia

Molly Born, Charleston WV

Independent journalist, multimedia producer. (Production, reporting, editing, open records, documentary sound recording)

molly.born@gmail.com

Wyoming

Emily Cohen, Jackson Wyoming

Reporting, Editing, Producing

cohenemilym@gmail.com

Kamila Kudelska Cody Wyoming

Reporting, podcast production, editing, scripting, interviewing,

kamila.kudelska@gmail.com

Willow Belden, Laramie Wyoming

Podcast host & founder, Out There Podcast

willow@outtherepodcast.com | outtherepodcast.com