People

  • Host of Downtown Depot

    Austin Meek is an entrepreneur based in Waco, Texas. For his media company, Waco Business News, he documents Waco's economic revitalization and hosts the radio show and podcast, “Downtown Depot,” on 103.3 KWBU-FM. For Pokey O’s Cookies and Ice...

  • Station Manager/ Host, Morning Edition

    Brodie has been with KWBU since June 5, 2000. She knows the exact date because it was less than one month before KWBU began broadcasting NPR programming.  Her commercial radio experience coupled with many years in public broadcasting, have...

  • Host, Business Review

    Innovation-lover and director of communications and marketing at the Hankamer School of Business, CJ Jackson is also a public radio show host and Iowa State alum.

    Before coming to Baylor, CJ worked for NCR Corporation 13 years, where she...

  • Host of David and Art

    David Smith, host of David and Art, is an American historian with broad interests in his field.  He’s been at Baylor University since 2002 teaching classes in American history, military history, and cultural history.  For eight years he wrote...

  • Host of Business of Health Care

    Glenn Robinson has been the President of Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Hillcrest since September 2007. He previously held several CEO positions at hospitals in Texas, Oregon, and South Carolina. A Georgia native and graduate of the...

  • Host, Central Texas Leadership Series

    Jim Haller interviews Waco leaders for KWBU’s Central Texas Leadership Series. Jim is Executive Vice President of First National Bank of Central Texas. He serves on the boards of several area nonprofits. Previously he served as the head...

  • Host, Likely Stories

    Life-long voracious reader, Jim McKeown, is an English Instructor at McLennan Community College. His "Likely Stories" book review can be heard every Thursday on KWBU-FM! Reviews include fiction, biographies, poetry and non-fiction. Join us for...

  • Producer / Reporter / Host, All Things Considered

    Kateleigh joined KWBU in January 2019. She is an Oklahoma native that is making the move to Waco after working as an All Things Considered host and producer at affiliate KOSU Radio in Oklahoma City. She is a former NPR Next Generation Radio...

  • Host, Central Texas Leadership Series

    Liz Taylor hosts conversations with Waco leaders for KWBU’s Central Texas Leadership Series. She is Director of the Waco Convention Center. Liz earned a Master’s degree in Communication and Journalism from the University of North Texas.

  • Host of Conversations With Creative Waco

    Rae Jefferson, host of Conversations With Creative Waco, is a creative, Netflix binger, and marketing professional, in that order. 

    Originally from Houston, she stuck around Waco after graduating from Baylor University with a B.A. in...

  • Host of Shout! Black Gospel Music Moments

     

    Robert F. Darden is the author of two dozen books, most recently: Nothing But Love in God’s Water, Volume II: Black Sacred Music from Sit-In to Resurrection City (Penn State University Press, 2016); Nothing...

  • Host, I Hear America Singing

    A native of Austin, Texas, Ross grew up in the midst of the Urban Folk Revival of the 1950s and 60s.  His first introduction to folk music was the Kingston Trio with their million selling albums.  From there, he went forward, backwards and...

  • Producer / On-Air Host

    Will Burney is a Texas State Graduate with a Bachelor’s in Mass Communications. He began his career in Houston working as a sound mixer for commercials and films, as well as a photographer. In 2016, he began working in Waco on the Texas Music...