Producer: Shelley Schlender
Shelley Schlender is a freelance radio journalist whose features have aired nationally on Living on Earth, Making Contact, Free Speech Radio News, and Sprouts. Her radio features have aired internationally on The Voice of America. Her KGNU/Sound Partners in Health documentary on the Childhood Obesity Epidemic was a finalist in the 2004 National Federation of Community Broadcasters Awards. At KGNU Boulder-Denver, Shelley's a volunteer who anchors the Friday morning news, does health and science features, and helps out with radio training, including with Overdub, KGNU's Youth Radio collective. In her spare time, Shelley helps out with community health education, goes hiking with her husband, Greg and dog, Brian, likes to cook and go to movies. Shelley and Greg have two sons, Walt and Amory.