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Music Director

Allen Schares joined Iowa Public Radio as Music Director in February 2009. Al had served as music director and program host for KUNI for over 20 years. Al leads IPR’s two music services – Classical and Studio One as well as community outreach...

Director of Finance and Administration

Kelly Edmister joined Iowa Public Radio in September 2010 as the Director of Finance and Adminstration. Kelly leads the Administrative Services team responsible for Accounting, Finance, Human Resources , Legal and Compliance.

As a...

Executive Director

Myrna Johnson is Iowa Public Radio’s Executive Director.

Myrna has over 30 years of experience as a non-profit professional, including eight years in the government affairs office of National Public Radio, and service on the board of...

Director of Network Operations

Scott Rivers joined Iowa Public Radio as Director of Network Operations in January 2010. Scott is responsible for leading the Operations, Engineering, and IT services at Iowa Public Radio.

Scott recently served Twin Cities Public...