• Operations Director and Morning Edition Host

    Email Mackenzie

    Mackenzie joined the WXPR team in 2016 as the Operations Director. She splits her time between operations duties and hosting Morning Edition every weekday from 6am until 9am.

  • Music Director (Volunteer)/ Northwoods Cafe Host
  • Bluegrass Host
  • Board of Directors/ Substitute Host
  • Midday Classics Host / Commentator

    You can hear Molly Rose as a host on Thursday's Midday Classics and as a monthly commentator in Morning Edition and All Things Considered as she talks about the mysteries of the brain.

  • Classics By Request Host
  • Board of Directors/ Friday Crossroads Cafe Host

    I’ve been a fan of WXPR since I moved to the area in 1995. My affection for the station has grown over the years—I’ve moved from listener, to donor, to casual volunteer to board member and music host. Since my retirement in 2013 I’ve been able...

  • Bluegrass Host

    Warming up in the White Pine Room for WXPR's Open House welcoming the community to the new studios.  

  • Board of Directors/Engineering Consultant/Midday Classics Host

    I grew up in the Chicago suburbs and got hooked on electronics at an early age.  By the time I got to high school, I was working at an FM station as a DJ and engineer.  After college, I shifted over to television and spent the next 20 years...

  • Substitute Host
  • Wednesday Crossroads Cafe Host
  • Blues Friday Host
  • Northwoods Cafe Host
  • Board of Directors and Substitute Host

    I grew up listening to Classical music on the radio in Chicago (WFMT and (old) WNIB). Beautiful music and the stories behind it. I try, in my small way, to emulate those broadcasts at WXPR. I never believed I would have the chance. I...

  • Thursday Crossroads Cafe Host

    I love this station. I love and appreciate its people. And most of all, I really love the MUSIC. Please give a listen. I do hope to see you "The Next Time I'm In Town."

    Best and warmest regards,