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 –
Spring 2018

Operations Manager

Erin CarloErin Carlo ’18 (English/Communication)
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Fun Fact: “I’m a black belt in Isshin Ryu Karate!”

Sports Director

Sam CooperSam Cooper ’19 (Communication/Mathematics)
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Fun Fact: “I spent a summer as a blacksmith instructor in rural Vermont.”

Remote-Broadcast Coordinator

Mandy FieroMandy Fiero ’18 (Communication/Music)
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Fun Fact: “I have a tattoo of a vintage microphone.”

News and Public Affairs Director

Candace PedrazaCandace Pedraza ’18 (Communication)
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Fun Fact: “I’m double-jointed in both thumbs.”

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!”