People

Editor

Carol Smith is a reinvented print reporter now working as an editor in radio. She fell in love with radio's narrative possibilities after the closure of her long-time employer, the Seattle Post-Intelligencer in 2009, where she was a senior...

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
Producer
Underwriting Representative

Jana comes to KUOW with an extensive background in advertising and media sales, most recently with The Seattle Times, Seattle Weekly and Seattle Magazine. Jana is a native Washingtonian, lives in the Madrona neighborhood in Seattle, enjoys...

Program Director

Jeff Hansen is a Minnesota native whose public broadcasting career spans 29 years. Jeff has been the Program Director at KUOW since 2000. He holds a B.A. in sociology from Northland College, Ashland, Wisconsin.

Jeff has also served as...

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...