People of IPR
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 Television as the Chief Engineer of KTCA DT and KTCI DT and supervisor of the installation of a six channel television automation system and as well as the transition of TPT from analog to digital television.
After twenty-three years in the United States Navy, Scott recently retired as a Senior Chief Petty Officer.
Scott has an Associate of Arts degree from Columbia College, Electronics Certification from the United States Navy and United States Air Force, is a certified instructor, and a certified broadcast technologist from the Society of Broadcast Engineers.
Scott’s favorite public radio program is “All Things Considered.”