Meet The Team

President, General Manager and CEO

Richard Eiswerth


Jenell Walton

Vice President of Content

John Nasukaluk Clare

Classical Music Director

Elaine Diehl

Classical Music Host & Producer

Michael Grayson

Classical Music Host & Producer

Megan Lavilla

Classical Music Host & Producer

Brittany Mayti

Social Media Coordinator

Brian O’Donnell

Classical Music Host & Producer

Ronny Salerno 

Digital Platforms Manager

Kevin Reynolds

Marketing Manager

Kahvah Whittaker

Program Coordinator

Di Yue

Community Events & Volunteer Coordinator

Corporate Support

Peter Pickering

Vice President of Corporate Sales

Valerie Abbott

Corporate Sales Representative

Jodi Franks

Assistant Traffic Manager

Ed Luft

Corporate Sales Representative

Robert Pearse

Corporate Sales Representative

Juri Tults

Corporate Sales Representative

Barb Spiller

Traffic Manager


Sherri Mancini

Vice President of Development

Aron Back

Membership Manager

Conrad Thiede

Director of Major & Planned Giving

Milan Weaver

Donor Services Manager


Don Danko

Vice President of Engineering

Stephen Baum

Production Director

Joel Crawford

Recording & Mastering Engineer

Ella Rowen

Production Assistant & Podcast Coordinator

Will Staffan

Chief Engineer


Maryanne Zeleznik

Vice President of News and ‘Morning Edition’ Host

Zack Carreon


Becca Costello

Local Government Reporter

Lucy May

Host of ‘Cincinnati Edition’

Assia M. Johnson

Associate Producer

Jennifer Merritt

Deputy Editor / Digital Editor

Bill Rinehart


Selena Reder

Producer, ‘Cincinnati Edition’

Nick Swartsell

General Assignment Reporter

Tana Weingartner

General Assignment Reporter

Ann Thompson

Reporter & Midday Host


Dan Smith

Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer

Dave Schermer

Broadcast Operations Manager

Samantha Graham

Staff Accountant

Part-Time Talent and Board Operators

Myles Cosgray 

Mike Edmisten 

Tyler Kline

Katie Mussio

AshLee Reed

Oakley Scott

The Ohio Newsroom

Kyle Wilson

Director of Statewide Sponsorships