Meet the Staff

Animated WGSU LogoWGSU is staffed by SUNY Geneseo students under the supervision of the WGSU faculty director in the Department of Communication, Academic Affairs Division. For general station contact information, go to Contact WGSU, or Send Email to WGSU.


Student Executive Council –

Marketing Director

Teresa CappielloTeresa Cappiello ’19
(International Relations/Spanish)
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Fun Fact: “Two TV shows were filmed
on my block!”


“Geneseo Today” Executive Producer/Host and Assistant Operations Manager

Jesus HernandezJesus Hernandez ’19 (Communication)
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Fun Fact: “My favorite ice cream is
soft-serve vanilla with rainbow sprinkles!”



Sports Director

Nate SharmanNate Sharman ’19 (Communication)
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Fun Fact: “My favorite movie is
Cool Runnings!”




New-Media Director/Musicologist

Becca SissonBecca Sisson ’20 (Communication)
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Fun Fact: “I have seven siblings!”





News and Public Affairs Director

Mary WrynnMary Wrynn ’20 (English)
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Fun Fact: “I play the harmonica!”





Note: Executive Council photos by Rebecca Sisson ’20.

Faculty Director

Michael SaffranMichael Saffran ’85 (Communication)
Faculty Web Page
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Fun Fact: “I still own the first used car I ever bought (while in high school) — a 1973 MG Midget convertible. It comes out only on sunny days (and most often can be found resting comfortably in my garage).”

WGSU Station Mascot

GennyGenevieve Suzanne (“Genny”) Upton ’17
Genny’s Web Page
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Fun Facts: “I’m an Eastern gray squirrel, my initials match WGSU’s call sign and I might be the only gray-and-white girl squirrel radio-station mascot (wearing a pink pony tail) in the world!”