People

  • Chief Engineer
  • News Reporter (Stringer - Redding Bureau)

    Kelly is a graduate of Chabot Junior College in Hayward, California. After nearly 25 years in commercial radio, Kelly arrived in Redding and joined North State Public Radio first as a volunteer. He began covering Redding City Council meetings...

  • Morning Edition host
  • Producer

    Matt Fidler is a producer and sound designer with over 15 years’ experience producing nationally distributed public radio programs. He has worked for shows such as Freakonomics Radio, Selected Shorts, Studio 360, The New Yorker Radio Hour and...

  • Host, Afternoon Classics (Board Operator)

    Born and raised in the Bay Area in Oakland, Mike Fishkin has had a lifelong interest in classical music. A graduate of CSU, Chico, he was a music major and played trumpet in the Symphonic Band, the Jazz Band and the Chico Symphony Orchestra ...

  • General Manager

    Phil Wilke is the General Manager of North State Public Radio. Wilke comes to NSPR from Las Cruces, New Mexico, where he served as the director of membership and community outreach for KRWG Public Media, which provides public radio and...

  • Afternoon Host/Production Coordinator

    A graduate in media communications from California State University, Chico, Russell’s experience in broadcasting is a long and lasting one. After transferring from Fullerton Community College (and campus radio station’s KBPK and KFCR) in...