People

  • Reporter, Innovation Trail, Western New York

    Ashley is a Buffalo native, and is in her second stint as reporter at WBFO. During her first tenure at the station, Ashley covered a variety of issues in the western New York region and earned an Associated Press award for team coverage on ...

  • Director of Regional News Content, WRVO Public Media

    Catherine comes to WRVO Public Media following a 20-year career as broadcast reporter, senior producer, newsroom manager, and, most recently, Director of News for the Washington Bureau of the Fox News Channel. From 2007 to 2010 she was Director...

  • Host of Strategic Minute; Strategic Communications, LLC

    Crystal (Smith) DeStefano is President and Director of Public Relations at Strategic Communications, LLC in Syracuse, N.Y. and host of The Strategic Minute podcast.

    DeStefano brings a blend of traditional and social media expertise to...

  • Reporter/Producer, NCPR

    David Sommerstein, a contributor from North Country Public Radio (NCPR), has covered the St. Lawrence Valley, Thousand Islands, Watertown, Fort Drum and Tug Hill regions since 2000. Sommerstein has reported extensively on agriculture in New...

  • Reporter/Morning Edition Producer, WRVO Public Media

    Gino Geruntino serves as morning news producer and reporter for WRVO. He graduated in 2011 from Utica College with a B.S. in Broadcast Journalism.

    Prior to coming to WRVO, Gino worked as an evening anchor and night-side reporter for WIBX...

  • Host of Financial Planning; Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

    Dan is a Senior Vice President who joined Morgan Stanley in 1988, and continues to be a member of the Firm’s “President’s Club.”  He has been in the financial services industry for over 25 years.

    Dan is a graduate of the S. I. Newhouse...

  • Reporter, Innovation Trail, Capital Region

    Jenna first knew she was destined for a career in journalism after following the weekly reports of the Muppet News Flash as a child. In high school she wrote for her student newspaper and attended a journalism camp at SUNY New Paltz,...

  • Reporter, Innovation Trail, Finger Lakes

    WXXI/Finger Lakes Reporter for the Innovation Trail

    Kate O’Connell comes to WXXI from Melbourne, Australia, and studied journalism at Royal Melboure Institute of Technology.

    During her studies,...

  • Reporter, Innovation Trail, Southern Tier

    Matt Richmond comes to Binghamton's WSKG, a WRVO partner station in the Innovation Trail consortium, from South Sudan, where he worked as a stringer for Bloomberg, and...

  • Host of Strategic Minute; Strategic Communications, LLC

    For more than 30 years, Michael Meath has been counseling senior leaders with practical, down-to-earth advice and insights; while providing a trusted, objective voice on issues critical to their organizations.

    Meath is a senior...

  • Reporter, Innovation Trail, Central New York

    Ryan Delaney works on the Innovation Trail project - covering technology, economic development, startups and other issues relating to New York's innovation economy.

    Ryan began his public radio...

  • Reporter, Innovation Trail, North Country

    North Country Public Radio/Champlain Valley reporter for the Innovation Trail

    Sarah Harris covers the Champlain Valley for Innovation Trail. She was an assistant teacher for the first class of the