Jenni Todd

Membership Coordinator

Jenni Todd, a native of Murray, holds a degree in Music Education from Murray State University and a Masters degree in Arts Administration from Florida State University's College of Music. Equipped with knowledge and enthusiasm for fundraising and the arts, Jenni worked in donor relations and stewardship with the Pensacola Symphony Orchestra in Florida and the Columbus Symphony Orchestra in Ohio. She and her husband Matthew, daughter Susie, and Standard Poodle Lola reside in Murray and listen to WKMS all day, especially Marketplace at dinnertime. Jenni proudly serves on the Board of Directors for the Murray Art Guild, plays the ukulele, and attempts to crochet scarves for loved ones at Christmastime.    

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WKMS Press Releases
12:07 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

Media Release: Preserving Our Voices with WKMS

Murray, KY- Murray State’s listener-supported, educational radio service 91.3, WKMS offers an hour of heart-tugging, funny, frightening, and personal stories told by your neighbors in the Four Rivers Region.  Murray, Paducah, Hopkinsville and Madisonville area residents share glimpses of their lives during the station's broadcast of Preserving Our Voices Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at noon.

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WKMS Press Releases
11:09 am
Thu November 21, 2013

WKMS Exceeds Fundraiser Goal and Provides Food to Community Food Banks

Photo left to right: WKMS Program Director Tracy Ross, Asia Burnett and Roger Reichmuth display this fall’s "Feeding Hungry Minds Sounds Good" logo tee.

Murray, KY- Dedicated WKMS listeners and underwriters topped the station’s autumn fundraising goal on Halloween Day, 2013 by contributing over $130,000 in support for this public radio service that Murray State University has provided the region, with community support, for over four decades.

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WKMS Press Releases
2:47 pm
Mon November 18, 2013

TED Radio Hour and TEDxMurrayStateU on WKMS

Murray, KY- Murray State’s listener-supported, educational radio service 91.3, WKMS introduced the TED Radio Hour to 7 p.m. on its Sunday programming schedule in early 2013. Hosted by NPR’s Guy Raz, TED Radio Hour is based on TED Talks given by riveting speakers worldwide. Each weekly radio episode, hosted by Raz, is centered on a common theme and injects soundscapes and conversations that bring these ideas to life.

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WKMS Press Releases
1:51 pm
Mon August 19, 2013

"Back to School Sounds Good” Live from the Curris Center

WKMS is proud to present The Alonzo Pennington Band of Princeton in performance in the dance lounge of Murray State University's Curris Center from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, August 22. It's a Great Beginnings event to help welcome students back to campus. 

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WKMS Press Releases
11:38 am
Thu July 11, 2013

Media Release: WKMS Development Team to Attend National Conference

Murray State’s regional, listener supported public radio service 91.3 WKMS is pleased to announce that its development team is attending public media’s largest conference in Atlanta this week, at no charge to the station.  Development Director, Asia Burnett, won a full scholarship for the 2013 Public Media Development and Marketing Conference (PMDMC) July 10-13, 2013. Membership Coordinator Jenni Todd is also going with her conference fees underwritten by an anonymous donor.

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WKMS Press Releases
4:07 pm
Fri June 28, 2013

Media Release: WKMS Celebrates America with Special Programs

Murray State’s NPR station, 91.3 WKMS-FM celebrates Independence Day with special programs on July 4 & 5. Hear fun and familiar songs from popular American artists hosted by Dr. Bob, patriotic music performed by the Paducah Symphony Choruses, and an intimate portrait by NPR’s Kelly McEvers about her struggles as a war correspondent.

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Parenthood Project
11:47 am
Wed June 26, 2013

Parenthood Project: 'Awesomely Awake' and Fun Summer Family Activities

Shawn Fink and Her Daughters
Credit Awesomely Awake and Summerhouse Photography.

Hear Jenni's full interview with Shawn Fink.

School is out and the kids are home for the summer. Now what? 

There are plenty of ways to have a fun summer while you're kids are home. Think about the things you enjoyed as a kid: catching fireflies, playing in the sprinkler, picking flowers, going on a nature walk, making popsicles.

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WKMS Press Releases
10:57 am
Mon June 24, 2013

Media Release: WKMS Adds The Takeaway and BBC Newshour Starting July 1

Murray State’s NPR station, 91.3 WKMS-FM will broadcast more afternoon news with the addition of two new programs The Takeaway and BBC Newshour, replacing NPR’s Talk of the Nation after it ends production due to its cancelation by NPR.

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WKMS Press Releases
11:00 am
Thu June 13, 2013

Media Release: WKMS News presents Kentucky Dam Power for the People

Murray State’s NPR station, 91.3 WKMS presents the second program in its “Sounds Good Documentary Series” with a re-airing of Kentucky Dam Power for the People on Tuesday, June 25 at noon, during the second hour of Sounds Good with Tracy Ross. The special hour-long documentary underwritten, in part, by Hunter Marine of Nashville and Paducah, first aired Sunday, June 3, and chronicles the Dam’s inception, construction, and impact on the region through human stories. A soundtrack of music and archival newsreels help set the scene for the documentary.

Click here for the documentary's program page.

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WKMS Press Releases
2:17 pm
Tue April 30, 2013

Media Release: WKMS Fundraiser Exceeds Spring Goal

Murray, KY- Dedicated WKMS listeners and underwriters from western Kentucky, northwest Tennessee, and southernmost Illinois raised $131,177 in community support this spring to maintain Murray State’s NPR Station. 

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