WOUB Alumnus Takes Over Helm Of Delmarva Public Radio


Updated Tue, Jul 23, 2013 12:41 pm

Dana E. Whitehair has been named General Manager of Delmarva Public Radio in Salisbury, Md.

Whitehair is a graduate of Ohio University’s Scripps College of Communication, and began his career as an undergraduate at WOUB Public Radio through their student mentoring program.

He has more than 30 years in the broadcast field including WXXI in Rochester, N.Y.,  WNCW in western North Carolina and WSCI in Charleston, S.C.

Whitehair spent much of his career at the University of Texas at Austin’s radio station, KUT. He served on the board of directors of the Austin Chamber Music Center and was a producer for the UT Butler School of Music’s distinguished “Jessen Series” of faculty performances and “Great Organ Series.” He was instrumental in the launch of KUT’s news department.

Delmarva Public Radio includes WSCL and WSDL and is licensed to the Salisbury University Foundation. Delmarva Public Radio broadcasts classical music, news and information programs 24 hours a day.