WTIP's Volunteers

Here are some of our fabulous volunteers. If you are interested in joining this wonderful crew please let us know.

Gus and Maggie
Gus

Volunteer since: 
2013

All the ways I contribute to WTIP.....
Gus is the voice and creator of "Gus' Wild Side" which can be heard on Lake County Journal.

About Gus.....
Gus is a biologist and former park ranger who has lived and worked from Alaska to Maine with experiences in the Canadian...Read more

Gwen Danfelt
Gwen Danfelt


Volunteer since:
2010

All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
host locally produced music programs like Women In Music and Monday Night Mix

Why I volunteer with WTIP...
I like WTIP...Read more

Jerry Lilja
Jerry Lilja

Volunteer since:
2012

All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
host of Tuesday Classics once a month, WTIP "Tippers" dragon boat team member, and membership drive co-host and contributor.

Why I volunteer with WTIP...
WTIP is about our community, it's quality radio and it's just a...Read more

Joan Burkhardt
Joan Burkhardt

Volunteer since:
1995

All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
producer of Swing Session (hosted by Bill Burkhardt), special national holiday programming, and promos; fund drive theme ideation.

Why I volunteer with WTIP...
to ensure that these programs meet listener expectations.

Fun fact...Read more

John Moos and R'uustai
John Moos and R'uustai

Volunteer since:
2008

All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
Pick up the station's recyclables once a week, man the phones during pledge drives, and I am also a sustaining member.

Why I volunteer with WTIP...
I enjoy making a meaningful contribution to my community.

Fun fact......Read more

John Morrin
John Morrin

Volunteer since:
2004

All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
I contribute by co-hosting First Nations Time with Lil Fisher, and I tell people about WTIP wherever I go!  I keep very busy as vice-chair of the Grand Portage Tribal Council.

Why I volunteer with WTIP...
I volunteered when asked...Read more

John Silliman
John Silliman

Volunteer since:
2009

All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
I host the Classic Country, Polka Time, Thirsty Boots, Women in Music, and Monday Night Mix shows.

Why I volunteer with WTIP...
I enjoy being part of something that brings this community...Read more

Kent Jones
Kent Jones

Volunteer since:
2002

All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
Host North Shore Digest on Tuesdays with Nick Vavrichek (we are quite well-known for our 'fifth-grader' jokes), and occassionally host Small Change.

What I have to say about WTIP...
We couldn't live here without...Read more

Marcia Hyatt
Marcia Hyatt

Volunteer since:
2009

All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
I'm the creator of and voice behind the weekly feature Best of Ourselves (airs Saturdays on North Shore Weekend), as well as other special programming.  I also answer phones during pledge drives.

Why I volunteer with WTIP......Read more

Marnie McMillan
Marnie McMillan

Volunteer since:
2007
 
All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
Co-host North Shore Morning on Thursdays with Veronica Weadock and Mondays with Ann Possis.
 
Why I volunteer with WTIP...
Volunteering at WTIP is a great way for me to give back to this deserving community.  I...Read more

Please extend a huge thank you to our wonderful volunteers, whose talent and dedication not only make WTIP possible, but help us flourish as a dynamic resource for the North Shore and beyond.