People

  • IPBS Economy Reporter

    Annie Ropeik is the economy and business reporter for the Indiana Public Broadcasting network, based at WBAA. She’s covered farming, fisheries and other industries at public radio stations from Massachusetts and Delaware to Alaska’s Aleutian...

  • WBAA News Intern

    Azra Ceylan is a WBAA news intern who hails from Turkey.  She began her reporting career at a Turkish newspaper during the summer of 2016, when a military coup was attempted in the country, throwing Azra and her colleagues to the forefront of...

  • Reporter

    My name is Charlotte Tuggle and I'm a reporter at WBAA. For three years, I was a news intern at the station before graduating from Purdue and becoming a full-time staff member. During my last year as an intern, I was named the Indiana Student...

  • Morning Edition Host / Reporter

    Chris Morisse Vizza hosts  Morning Edition and reports for the WBAA News Department.

    She earned a degree in communications from the University of Evansville and began her career as a reporter and newscaster at WASK in...

  • Contributor

    Nick Schenkel is the director of the West Lafayette Public Library, and reviews books from all walks of literature.

  • Reporter

    Sarah comes to WBAA from Bloomington, where she worked as a reporter and producer for NPR affiliate WFIU and its sister PBS station, WTIU while completing her master's degree at Indiana University. Her responsibilities at WBAA include pitching...

  • News Director

    Stan Jastrzebski has spent a career in radio, with postings as News Director of NPR member stations WFSU in Tallahassee, Fla. and WFIU in Bloomington, Ind., and time as a reporter at WGN Radio in Chicago and WIBC Radio in Indianapolis.