People

Operations/Public Service Announcement Director/Morning Edition Host

Brian Hardzinski grew up in Flower Mound, Texas but came to the University of Oklahoma for college. He began his career at KGOU as an unpaid student intern assisting with various production and operations tasks, before spending two years...

Underwriting Specialist

Cameron’s fascination with marketing and advertising emerged in third grade when he asked his parents why businesses advertised. His interest led to a Bachelor’s degree in Advertising with specialization in consumer behavior from Michigan State...

Host of Global Jazz Wire

Chad has hosted several programs on KGOU over the years, starting back in his days as a student.  His interest in music goes back even farther, to his high school marching band.  "As a saxophone player, however, I couldn't help but start to...

Business Manager

Cindy is a life-long Oklahoman, wife, mother and grandmother of two. She has a wide variety of business experience in accounting, personnel and organization.

Office Manager

Danice joined the KGOU staff in the fall of 2012 as Office Manager. When she's not keeping tabs on payroll and financial accounts for KGOU, she's working on her family's farm in Blanchard.

News Assistant

Hayley is a junior at the University of Oklahoma studying broadcast journalism in the Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication. The Allen, Texas native hosts Assignment: Radio, KGOU's bi-weekly student-produced newsmagazine...

Program Manager / Host of The Weekend Blues

Jim is a journalism/mass communications graduate from the University of Oklahoma. While still a student, he became the host of what is now The Weekend Blues. He currently serves as KGOU’s Program Director where he supervises all...

Reporter for StateImpact Oklahoma

Joe has previously served as Managing Editor of Urban Tulsa Weekly, as the Arts & Entertainment Editor at Oklahoma Gazette and worked as a Staff Writer for The Oklahoman. Joe was a weekly correspondent for KGOU from 2007-2010. He grew up in...

Development Director

Jolly Brown has served as KGOU’s Manager of Development since September, 2000. From 1995 to 1998, Jolly was the Morning Edition Host and Senior News Producer for KGOU and was an underwriting consultant from 1998 to 2000. Before her arrival at...

General Manager

Karen earned her Master (1974) and Bachelor (1972) degrees from the University of Akron in Ohio, and has worked as Program Director at WMRA-FM, James Madison University in Harrisonburg Virginia and WUIS-FM, University of Illinois at Springfield...

Reporter

Kate Carlton Greer reports for "Ahead of the Storm: The Oklahoma Tornado Project." She covers Oklahoma's efforts in tornado response and preparation for future storms. Kate served as the Community Calendar Producer from January to August in...

Membership Services Director / Webmaster

Laura came home to KGOU after a career in radio news at several commercial stations in Oklahoma City. As a Journalism student at OU, she received her early radio experience at KGOU. After graduating, she began her career at KNOR in Norman as a...

Broadcast Reporter for StateImpact Oklahoma

Logan Layden is a native of McAlester, Oklahoma. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 2009 and spent three years as a state capitol reporter and local host of All Things Considered for NPR member station KGOU in Norman.

News Assistant
Chief Engineer

A Sapulpa native who grew up in the Oklahoma City metro area, Patrick Roberts serves as KGOU’s Chief of Engineering, maintaining the technical aspects of all stations. Previously, Patrick worked with KOMA-FM, KMGL, and 50,000 watt KOKC ...

Development Assistant, Digital Content Intern for World Views

Sarah Hurd wears many hats at KGOU. She works as Development Assistant, entering pledges and payments and she interns for World Views transcribing and webifying interviews. She is also a student in the Radio News class this fall. When...

Program Coordinator / Host of Indian Times

Susan K Shannon was born in Pawhuska, Oklahoma on September 22nd, 1954. She is a member of the Osage Nation and the daughter of George A Shannon and the late Mary Agnes Wagoshe (way-gosh-shee). Her father is also an OU graduate who upon...