Greg Petersen is the director of broadcasting for WPSU/Penn State Public Media. He is a host of the WPSU Jazz program and contributes to Take Note Radio, and fills in as on-air host during Morning Edition and All Things Considered. He has worked in various positions at WPSU for over 25 years.
Before coming to WPSU, Greg worked at KRWG-TV/FM in Las Cruces, New Mexico and at KNME-TV/Albuquerque. He graduated in 1977 from New Mexico State University with a degree in journalism and mass communications. He also worked at KASK-FM/Las Cruces and was a photography stringer for the Associated Press in New Mexico.
His television work has been nominated for several Emmy awards and he is the creator and executive producer of WPSU-TV's "Our Town" series which began in 1996.
He has served on numerous national boards and committees in public broadcasting.
Greg is a native of Chicago and is a life-long Cubs fan.