As a first generation American, Cláudio knows firsthand how a radio station can knit a community together. Born and raised in the San Joaquin Valley, KLBS kept his family connected to their culture. “My childhood soundtrack was courtesy of an AM station that kept my parents tapped into the old country. It was a community […]

  KVMR Accountant Silke Rose

After trading in her life in the land of concrete and helicopters, for the beauty and small town feel of Western Nevada County she found this little radio station called KVMR. Have you heard of it? KVMR is an amazing place where the community of artists, musicians, merry makers, grumps, political types and rabble-rousers come […]

Ali Lightfoot began her career in community radio at the tender age of 2 because mother, Marty Durlin, has had a life-long career in the field.   Ali’s childhood consisted of wandering stacks of records and CDs at KGNU in Boulder, answering phones during their pledge drives, watching live music performances and observing heated conversations about […]

  Suzanne Calkins was born and raised in the Los Angeles area. She studied studio art at Scripps College, where she first got involved in independent radio as a broadcaster at the basement-dwelling station, KSPC 88.7FM Claremont. Suzanne went on to work as a graphic designer at a music conservatory in downtown Los Angeles for […]

KVMR News Producer On earth since:  Classified Hometown: Port Huron, Mich; Rockford, Ill; Iowa City, Ia With KVMR since: 1993 Steve Baker, one of KVMR’s New Producers and its Monday Morning Show host (7-10 a.m.), claims he’s on a quixotic journey as he and the station compete for listeners – and attention – against the […]

Dave “Buzz” Barnett has been the Chief Engineer of KVMR since May of 2012. Originally from Sioux Falls, South Dakota – Dave earned a BSEE degree from the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology where you go to school to learn to be a really good nerd.  But they did have college radio in […]

Volunteer Director When Edy isn’t busy trying to turn old folkies into hip hop fans, she can usually be found home on the farm. ROAD DOG RADIO Alt. Thursdays 10-midnight       Volunteer Director Edy Cassell (530) 264-4164

Sean Dooley is one of several “second generation” disc jockeys here at KVMR. Sean’s father, Andy Dooley-Miller, was an early Sunday morning host for years and now hosts The Music Grotto, every 4 weeks on Wednesdays 2pm-4pm. “I went in with my dad when I was about 13 and scoured the CD racks, looking at […]

Adriana Kelly has lived in KVMR country on and off since 1975. Both her mom and a future-second-cousin-by-marriage were early deejays. “The best part of this job is the members; we attract everyone from retired millionaires to castaway vagabonds. It’s a special kind of person who cares to protect independent media and support arts access […]

Shauna and her husband,  a Red Eye Broadcaster, David Rhodes moved to Nevada City in 2015 to fulfill their need to jump off of the Silicon Valley treadmill, smell some flowers and play some music.   They were drawn here by none other than the KMVR radio station ‪Shauna grew up in a musical family.  She […]

Melissa Seibold joined the KVMR staff in April 2015 with a breadth of experiences to bolster her efforts and connections as the Underwriting Account Executive at KVMR. Community-minded, with a natural disposition towards service, Melissa loves to work hard for the causes and passions that feed and inspire her. Community means everything to her. She […]

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