People

  • Cornelia is a marketing professional at RedBuilt who can hardly believe she has over 25 years’ experience in the construction industry. It happened by accident. Perpetually curious, Cornelia considers herself a lifelong learner and travels...

  • Dave Fotsch is the Public Information Officer at the Central District Health Department.  Dave’s diverse background includes many years of experience in media, public relations and education.  Radio has been a big part of his life since...

  • David Lombardi is a longtime listener to KBSU Radio, a lawyer and partner at Givens Pursley LLP in Boise, Idaho where he focuses his practice on commercial and environmental litigation. 

    David graduated from Stanford University in 1971...

  • Dede Ryan is Interim Executive Director of The Cabin. She has held marketing and communications positions with Weyerhaeuser, Trus Joist and Morrison Knudsen for nearly two decades, and served on The Cabin’s board in 2007 and 2008 before being...

  • Emily was raised on a potato farm with nine siblings in Declo, Idaho and made Boise her home in 2001.

    A graduate of Boise State University, Emily delivered the commencement address and earned a degree with honors in English, linguistics...

  • I grew up in Missouri and moved through Colorado and California on my way to Boise where I’ve lived since 1975.  With an educational background of a BA in History and MBA from Boise State I retired from Hewlett Packard where I worked as a...

  • Kristin has been an avid supporter of public radio since her college days where she could be heard on the college public radio station reporting doors flying off of local buildings!  Kristin is a business professional with more than 25 years of...

  • Leta is a Boise "native" and Boise High graduate (class of '88 - woot!). She earned her BA in Psychology from Occidental College in LA, and a Master of Social Work degree from Boise State. She is also an accomplished actor and musician and has...

  • In 1972 Maria got her B.A. Spanish & Latin American Studies at the School of International Service, American University in Washington, D.C. She taught Spanish and French in grade K-12 (depending upon the school) for 21 years. For hobbies...

  • Marilyn came to Boise as a bride over 50 years ago and has been active in volunteer activities during most of those years.  She served for 20 years as director of the Idaho Human Rights Commission and after retirement worked to build the Idaho...

  • Mark Wheeler is the Dean of Extended Studies at Boise State University.  He works to improve educational access for adult learners and other nontraditional populations by offering programs that feature alternative formats and locations. ...

  • Born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada, Shelby chose to attend Boise State University after receiving an academic scholarship and realizing she wanted a change from the desert landscape. Four years later, she has worked her way from an un-paid...

  • Shikhar Sarin is the Kirk and Marsha Smith Professor of Marketing at Boise State University (BSU), Idaho.  He served as an Associate Dean for the College of Business and Economics from 2006-2007.  Prior to joining BSU in August 2002, Shikhar...

  • Susan Giannettino has been an avid listener and supporter of public radio for over twenty five years and has the coffee mugs from stations in four states to prove it! After retiring in January, 2010, Susan contacted General Manager John Hess...

  • Anthony (Tony) Shallat attended the University of Idaho College of Law and works for the Boise law firm, Angstman Johnson and Associates, PLLC. 

    Anthony graduated magna cum laude from the University of San Diego in 2010, with a...

  • After graduating from the University of California at Santa Barbara (environmental studies), Vicki was sure she wanted her life to be one long field trip.  To that end, she started by working as an instructor at the Yosemite Institute, as a...