People

  • Reporter, All Things Considered Host

    Araceli joins 89.1 WBOI as a reporter and local host for All Things Considered.

    She is a graduate of Indiana University, where she received a bachelor's degree in journalism. While attending IU she interned at FOX59 and ABC7...

  • Ben joined 89.1 WBOI as a host and production assistant in 2017. After serving as an intern during his last semester at the University of Saint Francis, Ben graduated from USF with a degree in music technology and a minor in communication.

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  • Development Director

    David is responsible for individual and foundation giving at WBOI and WBNI, including on-air fundraising. His background includes journalism and non-profit development. He spent two years as an AmeriCorps Volunteer before joining WBOI in June...

  • Chief Engineer

    Ed joined NIPR as Chief Engineer in July 2006. He is responsible for two stations technical infrastructure, WBOI 89.1FM and WBNI 94.1FM, as well as three HD channels (89.1 HD-1, 2, and 3) and three internet radio streams (available at nipr.fm.)...

  • Billing and Traffic Manager

    Jackie joined NIPR in 1999. She runs traffic for WBOI 89.1FM and WBNI 94.1FM. "Traffic" means scheduling announcements of support from underwriters and during the programs and day parts they sponsor. She is also responsible for billing and...

  • Finance Manager

    Jennifer is responsible for creating NIPR's annual budget, completing monthly financial statements, working with CPAs on the annual audit, and handles day-to-day financial needs. She also completes and submits the Corporation for Public...

  • Host, Folktales & Meet the Music

    A Fort Wayne native, Julia is a radio host, graphic artist, and community volunteer, who has contributed to NIPR both on- and off-air for over thirty years. She is currently co-producer and host of Folktales, co-coordinator and host of Meet...

  • Programming & Operations Director, Acting News Director

    Katy manages programming operations and helps direct and produce on-air talent for 89.1 WBOI and 94.1 WBNI.   She has lived in Fort Wayne for most of her life and is a graduate of IPFW where she studied political science and journalism.  Though...

  • Special Events Coordinator and Office Manager

    Lea joined NIPR in Fall 2000. She is responsible for a wide variety of administrative tasks. She organizes station special events, such as Issues & Ales, the Picked by the Pros Wine Pairing Dinner, 89.1 Listener Meeups,  Meet the Music Live...

  • Director of Underwriting

    Mark volunteered and also served on NIPR's Community Advisory Board before becoming the Director of Underwriting.  He is responsible for working with our existing corporate partners to continue the development of meaningful relationships.  He...

  • Member Service Coordinator

    Molly is responsible for maintaining donor information, processing payments and handling other member-related requests. She also assists in organizing on-air fund drives and helps with email and social media marketing. Prior to working at WBOI,...

  • Environmental and Energy Reporter

    Nick covers energy and environment issues for Indiana Public Broadcasting’s statewide network. He focuses on water quality issues, agriculture, and the coal industry. Nick comes to Fort Wayne from his native Louisiana, where he covered coastal...

  • Director of Underwriting and Business Development

    Peggy came to NIPR in February 2012.  As director of underwriting, she is responsible for working with our existing corporate partners to continue the development of meaningful relationships.  She develops new relationships with businesses,...

  • President and General Manager

    Peter Dominowski has devoted his 37 year career in public radio to working with networks, producers, journalists, and programmers to help them understand and serve audiences more effectively.

    He is the only professional to ever be...

  • Reporter & All Things Considered Host

    Virginia joined WBOI in August of 2013. She works to report on often overlooked stories in the community, and uncover solutions as much as difficulties that we as a community face. Virginia began reporting out of the Statehouse in Salem, OR,...

  • Reporter/Host

    Zach joined 89.1 WBOI as a reporter and local host for All Things Considered. He currently hosts Morning Edition.

    Previously, he worked for WGLT in Normal, Ill. and reported from the Illinois Capitol for WICS-TV.

    Zach graduated...