WHYR Staff

Baton Rouge Community Radio is maintained by a small group of committed volunteers who act as staff.


Alexander PerlisAlexander Perlis, Operations
Alex is a freelance research mathematician and software engineer. He grew up in Baton Rouge and has taught college and high school locally. He holds degrees from LSU and a PhD from the University of Arizona, and is passionate about non-profit administration and helping to bring about positive changes within our communities. Alexander has been active as a board member in a community bicycle non-profit in Tucson since 2005, and also sits on the board of the Frederick School in Arnaudville, and Louisiana Hiking Trails in Baton Rouge. He joined the BRPN board in January 2011. Send e-mail to Alex


David BrownDavid Brown, Co-founder
David Brown is an attorney and biologist from Louisiana, an original member of BRPN, a past chair and a present member of the BRPN Board of Directors. After finishing law school in Vermont, David returned to Louisiana in 2004 to begin working as an environmental attorney both independently and as the staff attorney for the Louisiana Environmental Action Network (LEAN). He currently runs his own practice and serves as the staff attorney for BRPN and WHYR.
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Clay Achee, Music Department
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