People

Statehouse Bureau Chief/ Leadership Blog

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Read Amanda's "Leadership" blog.

Amanda Vinicky has covered Illinois politics and government for WUIS and the Illinois Public Radio network since...

2015 Public Affairs Reporting Program Graduate Intern - Statehouse

Brittanie N. Brooks is a graduate student in the Public Affairs Reporting program at the University of Illinois Springfield. She previously worked at WEIU News Watch in Charleston, Illinois where she worked on two Emmy winning shows. She is a...

Reporter/ Education Desk Blog

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2015 Public Affairs Reporting Program Graduate Intern - Illinois Issues
Executive Editor/ Past Due Blog

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Read Jamey's "Past Due" blog.

No other publication explains Illinois as well as Illinois Issues.  No other publication has the audience of ...

2015 Public Affairs Reporting Program Graduate Intern - Statehouse

Lisa Ryan is a graduate student in the public affairs reporting program at the University of Illinois at Springfield. She previously worked at Indiana Public Radio and the college radio station founded by David Letterman. She is a 2014...

Managing Editor/ Code Switch Illinois Blog

Read Maureen's "Code Switch Illinois" blog.

Maureen Foertsch McKinney is a lead editor of Illinois Issues' feature articles, working with freelance...

Reporter/ The Scene Blog

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Read Rachel's "The Scene" blog.

Rachel focuses on the arts, community, and diverse culture. She's a 2012 graduate of the Public Affairs Reporting Program at...

General Manager/Publisher

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WUIS Campus & Community Council 
Chair - Ex-Officio Member

Randy became WUIS' general manager in 2013 after serving as development director since moving to Springfield in 2008.  With the 2014 merger with

2015 Public Affairs Reporting Program Graduate Intern - Illinois Issues

  

Content Director/ Illinois Edition

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Sean has been News Director for WUIS since the fall of 2009. He replaced the only other person to hold that title in the station's history, Rich Bradley. Prior to taking over the News Department, Sean worked as Statehouse...