People | Nashville Public Radio


  • Accounting Manager
  • Corporate Support Representative
  • Morning Host
  • Reporter

    Martinelli is the 2017-2018 newsroom fellow at WPLN. She began as an intern in summer 2017, where she reported on immigration, social issues and criminal justice, among other topics. Before arriving in Nashville, she split her time between the...

  • Classical Music Host

    A Wyoming native, Kara relocated to Tennessee in 2005 to earn an undergraduate degree in voice performance and composition from Belmont University and a master’s degree in musicology from MTSU.

    In addition to hosting on Classical 91.1,...

  • Development Manager

    Kat Drinkwater is thrilled to be a part of the Nashville Public Radio team. As a long time listener of public radio, she's looking forward to helping such a great organization continue its amazing growth while giving back to the Nashville...

  • Corporate Support Representative

    Kyle joined the corporate support team in 2009. Previously, he worked at several ad agencies in Chicago and as a television Research Director in Nashville. A native of Goodlettsville, TN, Kyle graduated from MTSU with a degree in communications...

  • Manager of Corporate Support
  • Director of Digital Services

    Mack is WPLN's Director of Digital Services. He oversees digital content strategy and creation for He works closely with reporters and the news director on editing, writing headlines,...

  • Reporter

    Meribah Knight is a journalist who recently relocated to Nashville from Chicago, where she covered business, the economy, housing, crime and transportation.

    Most recently she was a staff reporter with Crain’s Chicago Business covering...