Ed Glazer | General Manager | firstname.lastname@example.org
Abbey Reinke | Station Manager | email@example.com
Communication & Spanish
Alongside the GM, Abbey oversees the directors, paid staff, and volunteers to ensure success in station wide projects. She encourages collaboration between departments and help directors uphold the station values and goals.
Olivia Mitchell | Assistant Station Manager | firstname.lastname@example.org
Creative Advertising & Psychology
As ASM, Olivia works alongside our station manager in managing paid staff and facilitating meetings (aka making meetings fun). Olivia likes to be around to help out any way that she can and often oversees projects we work on as a station.
Marissa Saldivia | Operations Director | email@example.com
Spanish & Communication, Public Relations minor
As the Operations Director, Marissa works closely with the other leadership at the station to manage the director staff and financials. She has the opportunity to collaborate with numerous directors on station wide projects.
Natashia Evelyn | Office Manager | firstname.lastname@example.org
Media and Information Major, Spanish Minor
Natashia is a junior majoring in Media and Information and hopefully pursuing Spanish as a minor. As the office manager, she manages the Impact office and makes sure that everything is organized so the office feels like home to everyone.
Ella Kovacs| Director of Programming | email@example.com
Art History, Italian minor
Ella curates, oversees, and programs everything that goes on air. She manages DJ’s and trains staff to ensure quality on-air content as well as encourage camaraderie among the volunteers. Ella is also on-call to fix the radio 24 hours a day!
Simone Fenzi | Assistant Programming Director | firstname.lastname@example.org
Journalism & Economics
As the APD Simone assists with the creation of the weekly schedule for the radio. This implies choosing and logging all new songs into the program so that our listeners get fresh music.
Justin Ralph | Training Director | email@example.com
Human Biology, Physiology, & Economics
The DJ Coaches Justin ensure that our volunteer DJs sound fabulous and amazing on air.
Jonathan Shead | Managing Editor | firstname.lastname@example.org
Professional Writing & Journalism
As managing editor, Jonathan oversees and manages a group of talented volunteers to produce all the music-related content published on our website, including music news, artist interviews, feature articles and more. Jonathan is constantly collaborating with his co-workers to create the best possible outcome for The Impact.
Stephanie Stapert | Website Manager | email@example.com
Creative Advertising, Public Relations minor
Stephanie ensures all aspects of the Impact are online by fixing, designing, and updating the website. She is majoring in Creative Advertising and minoring in Public Relations.
Jesse Taconelli | Co-Music Director | firstname.lastname@example.org
In an elevator pitch, Jesse works with programming to make the daytime airplay on the station sound awesome. That means he sorts through all of our music sources, keeps in touch with promoters, and stays up to date with releases and charting.
Ryan Tyler | Co-Music Director | email@example.com
Media and Information
Ryan works with promoters and the Program Director to keep the station’s sound updated and reflective of the station’s spirit. He is in charge of charting for the NACC, and adding music to be selected for daytime sound.
Cole Tunningley | News Director | firstname.lastname@example.org
Cole works with the News Team to produce audio documentaries for The Undercurrent, our weekly storytelling podcast. He teaches new volunteers how to handle recording equipment, write their stories, and use audio editing software.
Max Johnston | Assistant News Director | email@example.com
Max is a part of the team that brings you “The Undercurrent” every Saturday morning. He teaches volunteers everything there is to know about audio storytelling, at least the stuff he knows.
Sami Luke | Assistant News Director | firstname.lastname@example.org
Sami produces audio journalistic stories for our weekly news and storytelling program “The Undercurrent,” and she teaches volunteers how to do the same.
Ryan Cole | Sports Director | email@example.com
As Sports Director, Ryan manages a team of more than 25 volunteers that cover all Michigan State sports teams. He is also the main beat reporter for MSU men’s basketball and co-host the weekly “Impact Izzone” podcast.
Davey Segal | Assistant Sports Director | firstname.lastname@example.org
As ASD, Davey works with the members of the sports team to plan meetings, oversees the staff, and helps assign beats. He also covers the MSU Men’s Basketball team, host the award-winning “Victory Lane” podcast and the “Green & White Report”. You can usually find him dropping buckets in the sports studio (or behind a mic).
Kyle Turk | Sports Editor | email@example.com
Kyle’s role as editor involves perfecting the articles our volunteers put out on all the sports we cover across MSU’s campus, as well as shaping the content of our website to keep readers informed and entertained.
Zachary Swiecicki | Play-by-Play Director | firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior journalism major
As Play-by-Play Director, Zach oversees one of the youngest departments at the station - just three years old. He manages the broadcast side of Impact Sports, including recorded radio calls of games, pre and post-game shows, and much more. Along with improving his own craft, Zach is helping shape the next generation of Jim Nantz’s and Mike Tirico’s.
Abby Treadwell | Marketing Director | email@example.com
Advertising Management and Media, minor in Public Relations
As the marketing director, I oversee the marketing team. This includes social media, events, recruiting, outreach, video, promotions and graphics. I also assist in leading the station’s street team!
Sarah Dropsey | Assistant Marketing Director | firstname.lastname@example.org
Residential College in the Arts and Humanities & English
Sarah is the Marketing Director in training! As the AMD she helps the Marketing Director oversee the Marketing Department as well as works closely with the Promotions Director to get the station tickets giveaways and Impact presents shows. Mostly, I write a lot of emails.
Andy Campbell | Promotions Director | email@example.com
Social Science Education Major (Secondary)
As Promotions Director, Andy is in charge of finding rockin’ shows to promote on air. He is also responsible for bringing bands into the station for In-Studio performances.
Katie Nichols | Recruiting Director | firstname.lastname@example.org
Advertising, Public Relations minor
Katie brings all recruiting aspects to the marketing team at Impact 89fm, including establishing recruiting training, bringing in new Impact employees/volunteers, and promoting Impact to its full extent.
Mickey DeJong | Events Director | email@example.com
Psychology & Sociology
As events director Mickey oversees our internal and external events, and our contracted DJ services. She get to helps our community morale at the station by hosting bonding events, fun events with the MSU community, like the Homecoming parade.
Ryan Carlson | Social Media Director | firstname.lastname@example.org
Media and Information, Fiction Filmmaking minor
From tweeting, posting concert pics, and Facebooking important info, Ryan is online to keep our listeners up to date across the world wide web.
Megan Martine | Creative Director | email@example.com
Creative Advertising, Graphic Design Minor
Megan is head of the graphic design team that creates social media graphics, Snapchat filters, flyers, Impact Swag and more. She also assists with video graphics from time to time.
Conor Lynch | Engineering Director | firstname.lastname@example.org
Media & Information
Conor does fun audio stuff like put microphones in front of people and their instruments when they play their music songs. He also makes sure the Audio Team volunteers know how to do the same.
Maeve O’Dowd | Production Director | email@example.com
Media and Information, Fiction Filmmaking & ESS Minors
Maeve writes and produces catchy PSAs, promos and bumpers that play on air in between the music. She also equipts the Audio Team with cool audio recording, mixing and editing skills so that they can go out into the world (and station) as knowledgeable audio producers.
Joel Guzmán | Video Director | firstname.lastname@example.org
Arts & Cultural Management
The video team directos create content for the station in collaboration with other teams. With a group of excellent volunteers we produce, inform, and tell a story through photos and videos. Joel is a facilitator, ensuring that everything happens.
Will Spurrier | Co-Video Director | email@example.com
Media and Information
Will leads the Video Team in collaboration within and across other teams to create video content that entertains and informs.