People

  • Host - The Music of America

    Bob Carroll hosts two shows on KUNR. The Music of America airs Wednesday nights from 7-9 pm; Club 88 airs Sundays 6-8 pm. These shows feature music from the big band era and appeal to an adult audience. Carroll is a 53-year veteran of the radio...

  • Morning Edition Host

    Danna has been with Reno Public Radio since 1995. She started as a weekend announcer, then full time jazz host and in 2008 became the local host for NPR's Morning Edition.

    Danna is a native Nevadan, born in Elko and raised in Winnemucca....

  • Host - The Risky Biscuit Hayseed Hoot

    After 19 years on commercial radio, the Risky Biscuit Hayseed Hoot joined the KUNR program lineup in May 2010. The show is a mix of fun and insurgent Americana: country, folk, bluegrass, singer-songwriter, twang, spoken word, humor, young old...

  • Radio Host

    Duncan Stewart began his professional radio career at KORK in Las Vegas in 1972. After stops at KHOS-Tucson, KOY-Phoenix, KHYT-Tucson as a morning personality and General Manager, Duncan left radio for two years to become the Director of...

  • Afternoon Host/News

    Esther began her career with KUNR in March of 2013, having made the transition from commercial radio. Esther received her degree in journalism from the Reynolds School of Journalism at the University of Nevada, Reno. Before graduating, she was...

  • Host - Jimbo's Juke Joint & Acoustic Roadhouse Cafe

    Jim Burke has volunteered as a program host at KUNR from his humble beginnings with "Folk, Bluegrass and Beyond" in 1990, to the latest reincarnation beginning in 2002 with an expansive and appealing blend of music rooted in Americana culture...

  • Volunteer/Weekend Host

    Michele Ravera joined KUNR in 2014 as a volunteer. She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with a Bachelor of Science in Communications. Her first volunteer position in radio was reading Sunday comics on the air for individuals with...

  • Weekend Host

    Tom joined Reno Public Radio in 2008 as Saturday morning host and part-time weekday host.  Tom is a biologist by training, bureaucrat by default, and performer by choice. He has appeared onstage with a number of theater companies in Western...