KPFA Staff Directory

1929 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Berkeley, California 94704 USA
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General Comments

Station Phone: 510-848-6767

Station Fax: 510-848-3812
(office hours M-F 9a-5p)

On-Air Studio: 510-848-4425/Toll free 800-958-9008

E-mail Contacts by Show:

A Musical Offering -
About Health -
Across the Great Divide -
Africa Today -
After Hours -
Against the Grain -
Americas Back 40 -
APEX Express -
BAJABA Ear Thyme -
Bay Native Circle -,
Bebop, Cubop and The Musical Truth -
Behind the News with Doug Henwood -
Blues By The Bay -
Chocolate Beats Radio -
Con Sabor -
Counterspin -
Cover to Cover Bookwaves with Richard Wolinsky -
Cover to Cover Open Book - (coordinator);;;
Cover to Cover with Denny Smithson -
Cover to Cover with Jack Foley -
Cover to Cover with Jennifer Stone -
Dead To The World -
Democracy Now! (6 am) -
Democracy Now! (9 am) -
Discreet Music -
Early Morning Music (Friday) with Michael Skolnik -
Early Morning Music (Thursday) with Joel Sachs -
Early Morning Music (Tuesday) The Experience Collective -
Economic Update -
Education Today -
Emergency Circus -
Exploration -
Flashpoints -
Full Circle -
Guns and Butter -
Hard Knock Radio -
In Your Ear -
Jazz Bar with Spliff Skankin -
Joe Frank -
La Onda Bajita -
La Raza Chronicles -
Letters and Politics -
Living Room -
Making Contact -
Managers Report to the Listeners -
Music Dept. Showcase -
Music of the World with David McBurnie -
Music of the World with Joanna Manqueros -
Music of the World with Jose Ruiz -
Music of the World Mondays -
Music of the World with Stephen Kent -
Night Magic -
No Other Radio Network -
Non-fiction Music with Joel Sachs -
Off The Beaten Path with Victoria Z -
Over the Edge -
Panhandle Country -
Pig In A Pen -
Pitch A Fit -
Point of Departure -
Project Censored
Pushing Limits -
Puzzling Evidence -
Radio 2050 -
Ritmo De Las Americas -
Rock en Rebelión -
Roots Kommunikations -
Rude Awakening -
Saturday Morning Talkies -
Settin the Standard with Pedro Reyes -
Sideshow Radio -
Sing Out -
Terra Verde -
The Bonnie Simmons Show -
The Gospel Experience -
The Hear and Now-
The Herbal Highway -
The History Of Funk -
The Pacifica Evening News -
The Late Night Hype with Peja Peja -
The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays -
The Reggae Express with Spliff Skankin -
The Sunday Show with Philip Maldari -
The Visionary Activist Show -
The Week Starts Here -
Thinkbeat Radio -
Transitions On Traditions with Greg Bridges
Twit Wit Radio -
Up Front -
Uprising -
Voices of the Middle East and North Africa -
Women's Magazine -
WorkWeek -
Your Own Health and Fitness -

Related Links:

Quincy McCoy, General Manager,, Ext 203
Laura Prives, Program Director,, Ext 201
Maria Negret, Business Manager,, Ext 208
Michael Yoshida, Chief Engineer/Chief Operator,, Ext 218

Local Station Board
Information about the LSB, it's meetings and members, and contact info, visit

Local Elections Supervisor , Ext 212

Apprenticeship Program
Micky Mayzes,, Ext 605
Program Description and Application Information

Business Office
Maria Negret, Business Manager,, Ext 208
Angie Llarinas, Bookkeeping Assistant
Alexandra Harlan, Administrative Assistant

Community Calendar
To listen to a current calendar, dial ext 621

Computer Services 
Chris Stehlik, Database Manager,, ext 253
Miguel Guerrero, Web Producer,, ext 252

Crafts Fair 
Jan Etre, coordinator, ext 243

Events and Traffic
Bob Baldock, KPFA Events Coordinator,, 510-848-5006
Deverol Ross, Traffic/PSA Coordination,, ext 217

Fundraising / Development
Development Director, vacant

Vacant, Subscriptions Director, ext 222 
James Schnitzen, Subscriptions Coodinator,, ext. 258
Brooke Caputo, Subscriptions Assistant,, ext 206
Pledge/premium questions, ext 610
EFT questions, ext 210

Music Submissions:

General information, ext. 699
Newsroom Fax 510-848-3812 
Aileen Alfandary, co-Director, ext 699
Mark Mericle, co-Director, ext 699
Gabriela Castelan, News Anchor, ext 699

Technical Services
Michael Yoshida, Chief Engineer/Chief Operator, ext 218,
Deverol Ross, Production Director, ext 217,
Antonio Ortiz, PC Network Engineer, ext 467,
Steve Hawes, Transmitter Supervisor, ext 215,
Kirsten Thomas, Control Room Operator, ext 216,
Erica Bridgeman, Control Room Operator, ext 216, 
Wesley Burton, Control Room Operator, ext 216,
Lucrecia Burton, Control Room Operator, ext 216
Carla West, Control Room Operator, ext 216
Rod Akil, Control Room Operator, ext 216

Pledge Phones
During on-air fundraising only
1-800-439-5732 or 510-848-5732

PSAs (public service announcements)
Ext 617 for how-to info

Volunteer Line
During on-air fundraising only ext 618

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