High Plains Public Radio

People

  • Book Club Contributor

    Alex Hunt is a professor of English at West Texas A&M University in Canyon, TX.  Alex Hunt has studied
    and lived all over the west – Alaska, Washington, Oregon, and Colorado.  He loves to read literature that
    provides a strong...

  • Webmaster

    Beata has served as HPPR's volunteer webmaster since 2008, including responsibility for the website’s development, maintenance and troubleshooting.  

    In her day-job Beata works as a Programmer Analyst for Maxor. She resides in Amarillo...

  • Silver Rails co-host

    Volunteer Debra Bolton first began working with High Plains Public Radio in September of 1980 as an operations assistant preparing program logs.  Later, she announced station identifications before becoming a host of the original Silver...

  • Book Club Contributer

    As a Kansas Humanities TALK leader, Jane has facilitated discussions with book clubs throughout westerKansas since 2008, but HPPR radio readers was her first on-air, online book club. Jane is currently Division Chair of Humanities and English...

  • Prairie Tayles writer

    Community: Hays, KS

    A sixth generation Kansan, Karen Madorin cherishes the prairie in a way only one who has left a beloved homeland and returned can.  A writer, amateur photographer, and former teacher, Karen loves finding fossils from...

  • Intern

    Linzi Garcia is a summer intern with a focus on the HPPR Book Club. She is assisting with the Pledge Drive, compiling supplementary resources to assist members of the Book Club, and composing and presenting both written and aired promotional...

  • Silver Rails co-host

    A native of California, Lynn has called Kansas home for a quarter of a century.  Lynn first came to High Plains Public Radio to work as News and Public Affairs Director.  During her tenure at the station she also served as Program Director and...

  • Reflections host and producer

    Host Mark Haslett has been a part of the HPPR family since 2006, when he started as host of All Things Considered. Haslett became the station's News Director in 2007 and later served as Director of Programming. Haslett also produces...

  • Host of Amarillo Symphony Presents

    Priscilla has appeared as a soloist and orchestral musician throughout the US, Canada, and in Europe and Asia. A member of the Boston Pops-Esplanade Orchestra for 27 years, Priscilla worked extensively, with conductors Arthur Fiedler, John...

  • Strategic Projects Director

    Community: Denver, CO
    Profession:  strategy, management and organization consultant

  • Book club contributer

    Rebecca is from Southwest Kansas, and she loves reading! Rebecca is married and left teaching full-time to stay home with her children and finish her master’s degree. She now has two beautiful boys, but also teaches an adult ESL class at a...

  • Producer and host of High Plains History and Growing on the High Plains

    Home community: rural Haskell County, KS (PO Box 699, Sublette, KS  67877)

    Phone: (800) 678--7444 (Garden City studios)