People

  • Resounds: Arts & Culture On The High Plains Host

    Anna Paige is a poet and educator and co-founder of Billings Area Literary Arts, created from a desire to connect writers to one another and grow the literary community of Billings. 

    Anna performs spoken word poetry and strives for...

  • Blues Producer, Broadcast Operations Specialist

    Art Hooker was born in Wisconsin and trained on tuba at Hortonville Union High School and Lawrence Conservatory. As a self-taught flutist he traveled throughout the western U.S. as a busker. He studied radio production technology at Mount Hood...

  • Jazz Programmer

    Born and raised in Montana, Brad Edwards Went K thru 12 in Billings And 4 years (on and off) before hitting the road full time as a musician in all manner of ensembles from jazz to blues to Celtic and classical (He was principle percussionist...

  • Capitol Connections Host
  • Resounds: Arts & Culture On The High Plains Host

    Corby Skinner is an independent marketing professional with an enormous capacity for assessing issues and creating positive, effective messages.

    His work is evident in all aspects of performing, visual and literary arts. He led the...

  • Morning Edition Host

    Kay Erickson has been working in broadcasting in Billings for more than 20 years. She spent well over a decade as news assignment editor at KTVQ-TV before joining the staff at YPR. She is a graduate of Northern Illinois University, with a...

  • Reporter

    Nate Hegyi is a reporter with the Mountain West News Bureau based at Yellowstone Public Radio. He earned an M.A. in Environmental Science and Natural Resource Journalism in 2016 and interned at NPR’s Morning Edition in 2014. In a prior life, he...

  • Field Days Host
  • Flavors Under The Big Sky Host

    Stella Fong shares her personal love of food and wine through her cooking classes and wine seminars as well as through her contributions to Yellowstone Valley Woman, and Last Best News and The Last Best Plates blogs....

  • News Director

    Steve Shadley joined Yellowstone Public Radio from Reno, Nevada. 

    He’s worked for more than three decades as a journalist at public radio stations across the country including Fort Collins, Colorado, Phoenix (his hometown), Madison,...