Meet The Staff

The staff of WGMU is comprised of Executive Staff.

Executive Staff are departmental directors, led by the General Manager, who is charged with running the day to day operations of the station.

Rodger Smith

Faculty Advisor Name: Rodger Smith Title: WGMU Faculty Advisor/Department of Communication Professor Year: Graduated in 1986! And 1992 (MBA) Major: Communication Arts, James Madison University : MBA, Shenandoah University Position Description: Serve as an advisor for the student run campus radio station. Also, I am a term Instructor in the Department of Communication. What you …

Bryan Childers

General Manager   Name: Bryan Childers Year: Junior Title: General Manager Major: Environmental Science Position Description: The General Manager serves as the student leader for WGMU and consults with the faculty advisor on the overall station direction and management. Additionally, the GM supervises all Executive Staff members and is responsible for the totality of WGMU.   What …

Anna Wood

Music Director Name: Anna Wood Year: Sophomore Title: Music Director Major: Communications Position Description: The station music director oversees all music operations within WGMU Radio. They chart all songs played weekly for submission to record promoters and coordinate all music into our automated system. They review all music sent to the station and oversee the music review board. They …

Julian Lee

Social Media Director Name: Julian Lee Year: Sophomore Title: Social Media Director Major: Communication Position Description: The Social Media Director oversees the management of WGMU’s Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. They consistently create new content for WGMU’s social media which includes interviewing DJs and creating general music posts. What you love about WGMU: I love putting my tech-savvy skills …