About the Contributors

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Brian McLaughlin

Senior / Broadcast Journalism

Brian McLaughlin is a Senior in the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications and one of two student General Managers for CommRadio. He is a Play-by-Play voice for many Penn State sports for CommRadio. Recently he has worked as a Play by Play broadcaster for the Y-D Red Sox in the Cape Cod Baseball League. Previously, he has also worked as a Play by Play Broadcaster for the Kalamazoo Growlers of the Northwoods League. He has also interned with the Altoona Curve, the Double-A Affiliate of the Pittsburgh Pirates. To contact him please email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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Travis Sutton

Junior / Telecommunications

Travis Sutton is the director of the production department he oversees and helps create productions elements for varying live sports broadcasts. He also directs the installation of these and other elements into station software. Travis aspires to work in production for a major sports network or national sports league. To contact, send an email to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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Zach Kaplan

Senior / Broadcast Journalism

Zach Kaplan is a senior broadcast journalism major with a double minor in history and sociology. Beyond his work with the Centre County Report, Zach is involved with CommRadio as a sports director and on-air personality, as well as a broadcaster for BTN Student U productions on-campus. He also works with 46Live both on-air and as a producer to provide live coverage of Penn State’s annual Dance Marathon.

Outside of his on-air work, Zach writes for Penn State Athletics covering men’s hockey and lacrosse and has held summer internships with Israel Sports Radio, the Cape Cod Baseball League, and the Coastal Plain League.

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fionadaghir

Senior / Broadcast Journalism

Fiona is from Harrisburg, PA. She is a broadcast journalism major, with a minor in digital media trends and analytics.

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Jenna Minnig

Sophomore / Broadcast Journalism

Jenna Minnig is a junior from Hershey, Pennsylvania. She is a General Manager of CommRadio where she manages the student radio station. In addition to CommRadio, Jenna has interned for Philadelphia Magazine, Happy Valley Improv, Nittany Entertainment and Young Hollywood. To contact Jenna, email her at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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Kacey Gill

Senior / Telecommunications

Kacey Gill is a senior from Stamford, Connecticut. In the Fall of 2019, she served as director/technical director for the Centre County Report and is currently one of four executive producers for the program. She is also head editor for the PSNtv show After Hours and has interned with NBC 4 NY and WPSU Sports. To contact Kacey, email her at: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)