• @AshleyHirtz

    WBFO/Western New York reporter for the Innovation Trail.

    Ashley is a Buffalo native, and is in her second stint as reporter at WBFO. During her first tenure at the station, Ashley covered a variety of...

  • @JFlanNYS

    WMHT/Capital Region Reporter for the Innovation Trail

    Jenna first knew she was destined for a career in journalism after following the weekly reports of the Muppet News Flash as a child. In...

  • @JoannaKRichards

    North Country Public Radio/North Country Reporter for the Innovation Trail

    Joanna Richards came to the Innovation Trail from Louisville, Kentucky, where she worked as an assistant editor for the NPR...

  • @JuanJVazquez

    Managing Facilitator for the Innovation Trail

     Juan's duties with Innovation Trail include administration, marketing, promotion and community engagement with all of our partner stations. As a life-long Western New Yorker, Juan has had...

  • @KateOCWXXI

    WXXI/Finger Lakes Reporter for the Innovation Trail

    Kate O’Connell comes to WXXI from Melbourne, Australia, and studied journalism at Royal Melboure Institute of Technology.

    During her studies,...