General Manager, WERU
Matt Murphy is the general manager of WERU-FM Community Radio in rural, coastal Maine. Beginning in 1993 he served as the volunteer editor of the station’s newsletter, then as a member of the programming committee and finally as a music programmer. He then joined the paid staff as underwriting manager and eventually as general manager. WERU is a 12,000-watt station with a mixed eclectic music, news and public affairs format, and has been on the air since 1988.