Christine Paige Diers

Business Manager

Christine Paige Diers is the Business Manager for PRNDI.  She started working for PRNDI part-time in 1997, and has been full-time staff with the organization since July 1, 2018.  Known to many in the organization as "Ma PRNDI,"  Christine's work history includes serving as a Community Development Manager for the American Cancer Society and working for 8 years as the Director of the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum and Hall of Fame in Sturgis, South Dakota (yes, really).  In a former life, Christine was a public radio news director in Grand Forks, North Dakota, then worked in public relations for city government and for a business incubator.

Ways to Connect

The Pacifica National Board (PNB) seeks an Executive Director for our five-station network (KPFA, Berkeley, California, KPFT, Houston Texas, KPFK, Los Angeles, California, WBAI, New York, New York, and WPFW, Washington, DC) as well as the Pacifica National Archives and our growing Affiliate program.

KCAW, Raven Radio in Sitka, Alaska is recruiting qualified candidates for the position of General Manager. KCAW is a vibrant public radio station serving Sitka, Angoon, Elfin Cove, Kake, Pelican, Port Alexander, Tenakee Springs, Yakutat, and the coastal fishing grounds of Southeast Alaska. Since sign on in 1982, KCAW provides creative and diverse community media with a mix of locally produced and national news and programming.

WOSU Public Media and 89-7 NPR News seeks an enterprising multi- media journalist who can report for radio.

The successful candidate will generate meaningful story ideas, perform research, conduct interviews and produce news stories for radio, the web, podcasts and other digital channels that meet deadlines and WOSU News editorial guidelines for accuracy, fairness and balance. The candidate actively will engage audiences through social media channels.

Join our public media staff as the Regional News Director for CoastAlaska and provide leadership to a committed team of Alaska journalists in Southeast and Unalaska. The successful applicant will be responsible for reporting regional broadcast and online news, coordinating regional news coverage and editing, producing and hosting news programs and managing social media connections.

The successful employee will have the following skills and personal traits:

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As usual, PRNDI's pre-conference training sessions are hugely popular.  Congratulations to those of you have secured your confirmation numbers for the News Manager Training and the Editor Training.  Those sessions are now full to capacity.

Check out the schedule for the 33rd annual PRNDI conference in Philadelphia at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel City Center. Online registration is closed.  If you'd like to register, please contact Christine at cpaigediers@gmail.com for instructions.

Iowa Public Radio is looking for a radio producer to join our Talk Show team as a Talk Show Producer.  This individual will be responsible for producing Iowa Public Radio’s talk shows, Talk of Iowa and River to River.

Journalists at WUWM identify, report, edit and produce a wide range of stories for all WUWM programs and digital platforms.

The education reporter will cover issues, debates and policy matters in that field. The person must be inquisitive, exploring the "how" and "why" of an issue, putting complex stories into context.

Specific duties include:

Journalists at WUWM identify, report, edit and produce a wide range of stories for all WUWM programs and digital platforms.

The innovation/business reporter will primarily focus on innovation in the fields of health, science and technology, and business in southeastern Wisconsin.

Specific duties include:

Full-time, Exempt, Temporary (one-year, grant-funded position)

POSITION DESCRIPTION

The Multimedia Reporter/Editor is responsible for contributing digital and broadcast content to Side Effects Public Media, WFYI’s health-focused news service. The role reports and produces spot and enterprise stories with a digital-first approach and works with other reporters to adapt and enhance broadcast content for effective digital and social presentations that deepen readers’ experience and understanding.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

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