Wesley is the education reporter and producer of Alaska News Nightly. He is also the web editor for alaskapublic.org
He began his job as the web editor about halfway into his internship with Alaska Public Media during his senior year at the University of Alaska Anchorage. Wesley graduated in the spring of 2016 with a B.A. in Journalism and Public Communications and an economics minor. He began working full-time at Alaska Public Media a week after graduation doing everything from web posting and copy editing to audio cutting and even reporting. Wesley also produces Alaska Public Media’s weekly 49 Voices program, AK’s attempt to put every Alaskan on the radio.
During his tenure at Alaska Public Media, Wesley served as an NPR Next Generation Radio fellow in 2016.
An Alaskan since 2008, Wesley was born overseas in England and has lived in Germany, Australia, Maryland and Texas. He also has family in Montreal, Canada who he visits just about every year.
wearly (at) alaskapublic (dot) org
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