WTIP's Volunteers

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

Rainbow Trout (right) with Michael Martin Murphy (left)
Rainbow Trout

Volunteer since:
2001
 
All the ways I contribute to WTIP…
Host of Polka Time and Classic Country…and on occasion Thirsty Boots and Monday Night Mix.  I also help ‘behind the scenes’ with remote broadcasts, parades and many other events.
 
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Rose Arrowsmith DeCoux
Rose Arrowsmith DeCoux

Volunteer since:
2009
 
All the ways I contribute to WTIP…
For several years I was the creator/voice of Saturday Morning Story (a feature that aired on North Shore Morning).  More recently, I provided my voice for narration in the History Speaks feature The Boundary...Read more

Sarah Stover
Sarah Stover

Volunteer since:
2011

All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
I tend to mostly host music programs (Women in Music, Monday Night Mix and Thirsty Boots, usually).  I also help answer phones during membership drives.

Why I volunteer with WTIP...
I volunteer with WTIP because it is one way I can contribute to our community...Read more

Sherrie Lindskog
Sherrie Lindskog

Volunteer since:
2011

All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
I've been volunteering as a phone volunteer during pledge drives since 2011 and as an on-air co-host since the spring of 2012.
I'm also proud to be learning to edit programs for on-air use.

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

Steve Ramberg
Steve Ramberg

Volunteer since:
2008

All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
I'm the creator and voice behind Gunflint Notebook.

Why I volunteer with WTIP...
I think WTIP gives our community added depth and thus makes Cook County an even more special place to live.

Fun fact...
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Sunny
Sunny

Volunteer since:
2013
 
All the ways I contribute to WTIP…
I’m the creator and voice of “Sunny’s Backyard” on Lake County Journal.
 
Why I volunteer with WTIP…
I volunteer because WTIP is the voice of all of our lives in the Arrowhead.  We are lucky...Read more

Susan Maijala
Susan Maijala

Volunteer since:
I don't remember exactly what year I started volunteering.  Probably around 1994 when I began attending planning meetings, bake sales, dance-a-thons and evenutally on-air broadcasting in 1998. 

All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
I served on the Board of Directors from 1996-2002, Programming Committee from...Read more

Tim Young
Tim Young

Volunteer since:
I've been volunteering pretty much since the station started.

All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
I host the occasional Monday Night Mix as well as other programs.  I've hosted live music for pledge drives.  I've also done artwork for various events including the Radio Waves Music...Read more

Tina Krauz
Tina Krauz

Volunteer since:
2008
 
All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
I am one of the hosts of Women in Music and I help with food for fundraisers.

Why I voluntter with WTIP...
As a stranger to this area, WTIP helped me to learn how I could become part of this community, by giving me music on midnight...Read more

Tom Christiansen
Tom Christiansen

Volunteer since:
2000

All the ways I contribute to WTIP...
Host Wednesday Night Jazz and contributing member.

Why I volunteer with WTIP...
Because we like you! Volunteering at WTIP is a great way to participate in the Community, that's Community with a capital C.

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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.