People

  • Digital News Editor

    Angie is a journalist with years of experience reporting local news and regional news for High Plains Public Radio.

    Having covered a wide variety of news topics with the Garden City Telegram, Angie was ready to take the next...

  • Chief Engineer

    As Chief Engineer, Chuck is responsible for the maintenance, repair and improvement of HPPR’s entire technical infrastructure.  This includes direct responsibility for the Garden City Studios, eight high power FM transmitter sites and seven FM...

  • Music Director | Host, High Plains Morning

    Jenny Inzerillo joined HPPR in 2015 as the host of High Plains Morning, our live music program that airs weekdays at 9 am to noon CST. Broadcasting from KJJP in beautiful downtown...

  • Texas Contract Engineer

    As part-time contract engineer, Joe is responsible for maintenance, repair and improvement of HPPR’s six Texas Panhandle transmitter sites and Amarillo studios.

    Location: Amarillo, TX

  • Community Connections

    Kay Kennedy comes to HPPR with a wealth of knowledge about nonprofit fundraising, community engagement, and advocating for the arts in the Texas Panhandle. She has served in the leadership role for nine arts entities, served three terms on the...

  • Membership Coordinator

    Kayte joined the HPPR team in early 2020 to take the reins of the Membership Department. An activelistener to Public Radio, Kayte moved to Garden City from Denver and immediately foundHPPR on the dial and became a member. Kayte has spent her...

  • Program Director

    Born and raised in Champaign, Illinois, Ken hosted his first public radio air shift as a jazz host in September of 1988, leading to a lifetime love of public radio. As program director, Ken oversees the programming and operations in Garden City...

  • Business Manager

    Marva Clark joins HPPR as our Business Manager, keeping the financial health of the station her top priority. With more than 25 years of experience in accounting, she is also a High Plains native through and through. “I was...

  • Underwriting Sales Representative

    Ruth Ellen Lynch, Texas Underwriting Representative, joined us in November 2016 and works with Panhandle area businesses, individuals, and organizations to secure financial support for HPPR programming. “I’m excited to bring my marketing and...

  • Director of Corporate Development

    As an avid world traveller and gallivanter, Valarie never lost sight of which way was home.  A Native to Western Kansas, she has been pursuing a life long career in the many forms of expressive arts including radio, photography, videography,...

  • Executive Director

    HPPR welcomes Will Murphy as HPPR’s new Executive Director. He brings over 30 years of public radio experience to the High Plains region, most recently having served as Program Director of WFIU, the NPR station affiliated with Indiana...