Tammy Wixtrom JohnsonStation Manager/Business & Community Support Coordinator
Tammy is the WNMU-FM Public Media Manager and is responsible for the management, general support, program development, acquisition, scheduling, production, fundraising, staff supervision and evaluation of the on-air and online signals for WNMU-FM. She is also Public Radio 90’s direct link to the business community, working directly with businesses showing them how their underwriting support for Public Radio 90 can enhance their imaging and marketing efforts in our communities.
Tammy previously worked in commercial radio in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia, in Marquette, and the Central and Eastern U.P. and Northern Michigan. She has worked almost every position at a radio station from producing commercials and on-air talent to general manager, but most of her experience comes from working directly with the community and helping businesses grow through effective campaigns.
She is a Yooper at heart having grown up in the Republic suburb of Witch Lake. She is a graduate of Northern Michigan University with a degree in Public Relations and Broadcasting. She currently lives in Negaunee with her husband Mark, her two cats and her sweet and silly Old English Sheepdog Winston.