People

  • President and General Manager

    Caryn Mathes is president and general manager of KUOW Puget Sound Public Radio. Caryn came to KUOW from public radio station WAMU FM, licensed to American University in Washington, D.C.

    During her tenure, WAMU became one of the nation’s...

  • Underwriting Representative

    Courtney Miller brings over 20 years of local media sales and marketing experience to her position as underwriting representative at KUOW. She got her start in media sales at The Rocket Magazine. From there she went on to work with The Stranger...

  • Underwriting Representative

    Dana Faust brings 25 years of experience building programs that produce results for local and national businesses and institutions. She spent 25 happy years at The New York Times, 13 of which were after opening a Seattle sales office in 1997....

  • Operations Director
  • Interim director, digital media

    Gil oversees day-to-day operations of KUOW.org and content across all digital platforms.

    He comes to KUOW after seven years with NBCNews.com, where he was variously a senior editor, editor-producer and features editor. Before that he...

  • Program Director

    Jeff Hansen worked as a talk show host and producer in Madison Wisconsin from 1980 to 1990 at both WORT and Wisconsin Public Radio. Since then he’s worked as a Program Director at WERU in Maine, KPFT in Houston, and KERA in Dallas.

    Jeff...

  • Director of Corporate Support

    John Hill has worked in marketing and media sales and management for over 30 years; most significantly with The Washington Post where he served in a number of management roles at its Everett Herald subsidiary. Prior to joining KUOW in 2000,...

  • Underwriting Representative

    Paul comes to KUOW from Portland after over 28 years of print and digital experience at The Oregonian, where he recently partnered with national and Seattle-based businesses and agencies.

    Paul graduated from Oregon State University with...

  • Underwriting Representative

    Shari comes to KUOW with 22 years of broadcast media sales experience in television and commercial radio in Seattle. Most recently, she was at Comcast Spotlight where she represented over 50 cable TV networks, partnering with local business...