Radio Host

Rob Walker is the host of Jazz Conversations, a radio program devoted to great jazz music, information, and jazz conversations.

Walker is an accomplished jazz musician who has performed with such acts as Ray Charles, The Temptations, The...

News Reporter/On-air Host

Samantha Wright is a news reporter and the local host for Boise State Public Radio's All Things Considered on weekday afternoons.

Her spot reporting, special projects, and audio production have been featured on Voice of America, National...

News Director

Scott comes to BSPR from WFAE in Charlotte, N.C., where he served as local host of NPR’s “Morning Edition” for the past eight years. He began his new position as Morning Edition Host/Senior Editor for BSPR in 2012.

Scott is a multi-award...


Tamara is the host of KBSU 90.3 fm's Saturday morning music show "Full Circle."

Administrative Assistant

Tara Cooper joined Boise State Public Radio in October 2012. She graduated with her associate's degree from Boise State University in 2007.

Tara is working toward her bachelor's of applied science degree. She and her husband and two...

Director of Engineering & Operations

Prior to working at Boise State Public Radio, Thomas worked as an engineer for a local television station and served as an avionics engineer in the U.S. Air Force.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in electronic engineering from Capitol...

Assistant Membership Manager

Vida Smith has been with Boise State Public Radio since March 2004. She has been Boise State Public Radio's assistant membership manager since July 2012. Vida was previously our capital campaign coordinator, marketing manager, and...