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  • Reporter, News Anchor

    A native of Chicago, Alison grew up in Cincinnati and lived in several cities that did not begin with the letter "C" before she moved to Columbus. She received a BA from Earlham College and briefly attended Bir Zeit and Hebrew University. After...

  • CFP

    With more than 30 years' experience in the financial planning field, Joe is the managing partner of the firm. His financial advisory philosophy is based upon broad investment diversification and conservative risk taking.

    He...

  • Host/Producer Craft: Exploring Creativity

    In another life, Doug Dangler hosted Writers Talk. Now, he hosts Craft: Exploring Creativity, which goes beyond where WT could go in talking to people involved in the creative arts throughout central Ohio and beyond. If there's a craft involved...

  • Reporter, News Anchor

    Jim has been with WCBE since 1996. Before that he worked as a reporter at another Columbus radio station, and for three newspapers in Southwest Florida.

  • It's Movie Time Host and Cinema Classics Co-Host

    John holds a doctorate in English literature and has been a humanities professor, teaching award recipient, and university academic vice president.

    In 2010 he was awarded the Los Angeles Press Club’s first place National Entertainment...

  • Co-Host

    It’s Movie Time host Kristin Dreyer Kramer grew up in a chillier part of the Midwest, where she spent several months of each year hibernating with her favorite books, movies, and mix tapes. After school, she often ate chocolate chip cookies...

  • Founder, CEO, and Board Chair of Metcalf & Associates

    Maureen Metcalf, Founder, CEO, and Board Chair of Metcalf & Associates is a highly sought-after expert in anticipating and leveraging future business trends to transform organizations.  She has captured her thirty years of...

  • Reporter, News Anchor

    Mike Foley joined WCBE in February 2000, coming from WUFT in Gainesville, Florida. He earned Broadcasting and Journalism degrees from the University of Florida.

    Growing up in the Sunshine State, Mike continues to adjust to Ohio’s winters...

  • Reporter

    The Statehouse News Bureau was founded in 1980 to provide educational, comprehensive coverage of legislation, elections, issues and other activities surrounding the Statehouse to Ohio's public radio and television stations. To this day, the...

  • Web Admin / Weekend Board Operator / Temporary Membership Coordinator

    Tristan is a born-and-bred Columbus native who started interning and volunteering at WCBE as a high school student in 2009. 10 years later, he was hired on as a weekend board operator in October of 2019. Tristan is now a full-time employee of...