People

  • Anchor/ Economy Blog
  • Host/Operations Manager/Production Manager

    Bob Meyer is in charge of Operations and Production at WUIS, and also serves as the station's main on-air host.  Bob joined the station in February of 2000.

    He can be reached at 217-206-6409.

  • Statehouse Reporter

    Read Brian Mackey's "State of the State" blog.

    Brian Mackey covers state government and politics for Illinois Issues magazine, WUIS and a dozen other public...

  • Let's Talk Kids Host

    217-475-2234

    Claudia Quigg is the Executive Director of Baby TALK and writes the Let's Talk Kids parenting segment and column that honor the expertise parents have about...

  • Nightsounds Host

    Dave Leonatti is an architect, freelance writer and self-professed music nut based in Springfield. He wrote music and performing arts reviews for the State Journal-Register. Dave started the

  • Bluegrass Breakdown Host
  • Lincoln Library Concert Host

    A native of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Jim played in orchestras up to his beginning years in college starting with cornet and later violin. He went to Indiana University, got his degree in librarianship and now works as a reference librarian for ...

  • Quiddity Founding Editor/Host

    An ardent foreign-adventurist with chronic and gravitational home-soil leanings, Joanna Beth Tweedy is the founding editor and host of Quiddity International Literary Journal and Public-Radio Program.

    In addition to her debut...

  • Reporter/ The Scene Blog

    217-206-6407

    Read Rachel's "The Scene" blog.

    Rachel's reports focus on the arts, community, and diverse culture. She produces WUIS' original program, Illinois Edition....

  • Sangamon Valley Roots Revival Host/Bedrock 66 Live Producer
  • Content Director/ Illinois Edition

    217-206-6408

    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...