Rick Reyer

Central Regional Manager

Wisconsin Public Radio

Rick Reyer will serve as moderator for the evening. Reyer began his career at Wisconsin Public Radio in 1989 in Green Bay as the first business development representative outside of Madison. After relocating to Madison in the early 1990s, Reyer and his family returned to their Central Wisconsin roots in 1995 and opened the Wausau regional bureau at UW-Marathon County, now UW-Stevens Point at Wausau.

As Central Regional Manager, Reyer oversees the operations of 10 WPR stations, covering all or part of 20 counties. Having served on numerous community boards Rick currently serves as Board Vice President for the Central Wisconsin Symphony Orchestra.


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