People

  • Development Director
  • Membership Coordinator
  • Host

    I love music, especially when it is live and there is dancing involved. Music is my medicine, and I am here to help others figure out the proper dose ;) I am currently enrolled as graduate at the University of New Mexico where I am pursuing a...

  • Youth Radio Production Tech
  • Reporter, News Host

    Kaveh Mowahed wears several hats in KUNM’s news department, while working toward a PhD in the History of Medicine at UNM. He started here as an intern in 2013 and has been a reporter, production assistant, host, and data analyst over the years....

  • Your N.M. Government Producer, Host
  • Let's Talk New Mexico Engineer

    Marino is Diné (Navajo) and grew up in Gallup. His interest in journalism started with the now defunct radio station KQ93 FM.

    Marino is an award-winning student reporter/editor with the New Mexico NewsPort, a student journalism lab...

  • Reporter

    Marisa Demarco is a reporter based in Albuquerque, N.M. She's spent almost two decades in journalism, founding the New Mexico Compass, and editing and writing for the Weekly Alibi, the Albuquerque Tribune and UNM's Daily Lobo. She began a...

  • Music Director
  • All Things Considered Host

    Megan has been a journalist for 25 years and worked at business weeklies in San Antonio, New Orleans and Albuquerque. She first came to KUNM as a phone volunteer on the pledge drive in 2005. That led to volunteering on Women’s Focus and Weekend...

  • Morning Edition Host

    Nash Jones grew up in Albuquerque and returned home in 2017 after 11 years away living in Portland, OR, and Oakland, CA. Storytelling has consistently been at the core of Nash’s varied career and is in part what brought them to KUNM,...

  • General Manager
  • Production Director
  • Savannah Maher is KUNM and the Mountain West News Bureau’s Indigenous Affairs reporter. She came to New Mexico from Wyoming, where she covered everything from tribal buffalo restoration to forgery of Indigenous artwork for Wyoming Public Radio....

  • Producer

    Spencer Beckwith reports on the arts for KUNM.  For ten years, until March of 2014, Spencer was the producer and host of KUNM's "Performance New Mexico," a weekday morning arts program that included interviews with musicians, writers and...

  • Operations Manager

    I first stepped into the KUNM studios in 2002 with DJ Mello on an overnight freeform show. I knew right then and there KUNM would be a part of my life for a long time to come. Since that first overnight show, I've been the broadcast engineer...

  • Host

    I grew up in Albuquerque and have been listening to KUNM for more than thirty years.  I have always been a lover of music. WKRP in Cincinnati has...

  • Student Reporter

    Taylor is a junior at the University of New Mexico where she is studying political science.  She is a lover of books and a proud dog mom. She's been published in Albuquerque The Magazine several times and enjoys writing about politics and...

  • Program Director

    Tristan began his career in public radio in 1988 as a reggae show host and programming assistant at KNMS-FM in Las Cruces, New Mexico.  In the decade that followed, he worked as a public television producer and as an assignment editor for the...

  • Host, Reporter

    Ty Bannerman has been writing about New Mexico for over a decade. He is the author of the history book Forgotten Albuquerque and his work has appeared in New Mexico Magazine, Atlas Obscura, Eater, and the American Literary Review. While at the...

  • Reporter

    Yasmin Khan covers worker's rights in New Mexico, with a focus on Spanish-speaking residents. She is finishing her Ph.D. in human geography and women & gender studies at the University of Toronto where she studies refugee and humanitarian...