People

  • Producer/Reporter/Host
  • Reporter

    Michael Mroziak is an experienced, award-winning reporter whose career includes work in both broadcast and print media. He joined the news staff at WBFO on April 1, 2015, returning to WBFO for his second time and returning to Horizons Plaza for...

  • Great Lakes Regional Journalism Collaborative reporter/project coordinator

    Angelica A. Morrison is a multimedia journalist with over a decade of experience in the field.

    Angelica joined the WBFO-FM staff in April 2016 as the station’s Great Lakes Regional Journalism Collaborative reporter/project coordinator ...

  • Reporter/Program Host/Administrative Assistant

    Avery began his broadcasting career as a disc jockey for WRUB, the University at Buffalo’s student-run radio station.

    Avery ventured into journalism as a staff writer for The Spectrum at SUNY Buffalo and then into broadcast journalism as...

  • News Director

    Brian Meyer became news director at WBFO in September 2014. The award-winning journalist has covered local issues for more than three decades, most recently as a reporter and digital media producer for The Buffalo News. Meyer also teaches...

  • Reporter
  • Weekend program host

    Saturday & Sunday 6 a.m. to 12 p.m.

  • Canada correspondent

    WBFO’s comprehensive news coverage extends into Southern Ontario and Dan Karpenchuk is the station’s voice from the north. The award-winning reporter covers binational issues, including economic trends, the environment, tourism and...

  • Senior Reporter

    Eileen Buckley is an award-winning radio news reporter who actually began her radio career as an intern at WBFO in 1984.  In 2015, Eileen celebrated her 30th year in broadcasting & media communications. She has worked at 10 radio stations...

  • Program host
  • Morning Edition Host

    Monday - Friday, 6 a.m. - 10 a.m.

  • Albany Reporter

    Karen DeWitt is Capitol Bureau Chief for New York State Public Radio, a network of 10 public radio stations in New York State. WBFO listeners are accustomed to hearing DeWitt’s insightful coverage throughout the day, including expanded reports...

  • Program host

    Mark has been at WBFO since 1981, serving as News Director from 1981 through 1986 and 1992 to 2010. He's a 1977 graduate of Saint Bonaventure University, where he received a BA in Journalism. He served as News Director and Station Manager of...

  • All Things Considered Host

    Mark Wozniak, WBFO's local All Things Considered host, has been at WBFO since mid-1978.

    He started as a volunteer board operator for Bob Chapman and the late Bud Ralabate on the program When Rock Was Young. In the fall of 1979, he...

  • Reporter

    Mike Desmond is one of Western New York’s most experienced reporters, having spent nearly a half-century covering the region for newspapers, television stations and public radio. He has been with WBFO and its predecessor, WNED-AM, since 1988....

  • Assistant News Director

    Monday - Friday, 12 p.m. - 2 p.m.

    Omar started his radio career at the former WNED AM 970 as an intern in 2001. After hosting a weekly night shift for several years, Omar became a full-time program host in 2009. He currently hosts the...

  • Blues Host

    Pat is a member of the Buffalo Broadcast Hall of Fame. He hosts WBFO's Weekend Blues Show from 7-11 p.m. Saturday and 7 p.m. to midnight Sunday.

  • Program host
  • Blues Host

    Known primarily for his work as a blues artist on the local, national and international scenes, Tommy is also a graduate from Canisius College in Communication where he hosted a blues radio show on WCCG, and worked as an intern at Kiss 98.5...