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  • Bioscience & Medicine Reporter

    Bonnie Petrie covers bioscience and medicine for Texas Public Radio.

    Bonnie grew up on the Canadian border in northern New York, but has happily called Texas home for 15 years. She is a 2017 Texas Radio Hall of Fame nominee in...

  • Digital News Producer

    Bri Kirkham is the digital news producer for Texas Public Radio. In her role she works with reporters to help transform radio scripts into web articles. Her goal is to make stories more interactive by creating multimedia elements like...

  • General Assignment Reporter

    Brian Kirkpatrick has been a journalist in Texas most of his life, covering San Antonio news since 1993, including the deadly October 1998 flooding, the arrival of the Toyota plant in 2003, and the base closure and realignments in 2005. 

  • Education Reporter

    Camille Phillips covers education for Texas Public Radio.

    She previously worked at St. Louis Public Radio, and was part of the news team that won a national Edward R. Murrow and a Peabody Award for

  • Reporter, Military and Veterans Issues

    Carson graduated from the University of South Florida in 2011 with a B.A. in English and international studies, and earned a master's degree in journalism from New York University in 2017. Prior to coming to San Antonio, she worked as a news...

  • Associate Producer, "The Source"
  • News Director

    As TPR's news director, Katz leads the organization’s news and journalism efforts, overseeing the newsroom’s day-to-day management and the development of a strategic vision for the news division. He also serves on the organization’s executive...

  • Host, "The Source," "Texas Matters"

    David Martin Davies is  a veteran journalist with more than 30 years of experience covering Texas, the border and Mexico. 

    Davies is the host of "The Source," an hour-long live call-in news program that airs on KSTX at noon Monday...

  • Cultural Content Producer

    Deirdre as born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, and her first paid work was at the age of 10 with the BBC as an actress on "Children's Hour." She continued to perform regularly on radio and stage for the next eight years, at which point she was...

  • Hill Country & Environmental Issues Reporter

    Dominic Anthony Walsh is TPR’s Hill Country & Environmental Issues Reporter. He also co-produces the Petrie Dish podcast. His position is made possible by Report For America — a nonprofit national service program that places journalists in...