Team Members

Anabella Poland is the General Manager and Adviser of WMSC-FM on the campus of Montclair State University where she also teaches Radio Production and Podcast Production.   Before joining Montclair State, Ms. Poland was Director of Talent & Industry Relations at SiriusXM Radio where she negotiated and managed interviews, events, and performances with A-level Hollywood […]

Ben Petruk is a senior at Montclair State University working towards a journalism major and a history minor. Starting as a sportscaster for the Morning Buzz, Ben moved on to become assistant sports director and the co-host of Hot Take Sports. He now runs the show Yeehaw Saturdays and moved up to the role of […]

Leslie Gallagher is a senior Communications & Media Arts Major with a minor in Film and American Sign Language. She has been with the station since February 2020. After 3 semesters of being Office Assistant Manager, she is now Program Director. She is thrilled to help the station thrive this school year.   Email Leslie 

Jake Goetz is a Junior at Montclair State pursuing a major in Television and Digital Media with a minor in Political Science. He started at WMSC his freshman year delivering Newscasts and went on to become a co-host on The Morning Buzz and Music critic on Weekend Wake Up, while also contributing to the Production […]

Marissa Thorn is a Junior Film and Television major who concentrates in sound and audio design. She joined WMSC in the Fall of 2022 as an ADJ and engineer. But with her interest in audio design and editing, she became the production director of WMSC! She hosts a new radio show Rat Hour and is […]

Alex Braun is a history major and has been a member of WMSC since the fall of 2021. He started as a morning buzz sportscaster and is the current host of the sleep deprivation station. He’s a big New York Rangers fan, loves to play baseball, and he’s really into Dungeons and Dragons. Fun fact: […]

Hannah Cox is a senior majoring in Journalism and Digital Media. As News Director, she brings prior experience hosting shows such as “Off the Press” and “New in New Jersey.” By combining audio production skills and a passion for storytelling, delivering credible and thoughtful news is her main goal.   Email Hannah 

Aidan Ivers is a Sophomore majoring in Communication and Media studies. He started in WMSC as an editor for the Morning Buzz and worked up to become a newscaster for it during the spring. He has also done numerous interviews for the Music team along with being the editor for the Friday edition for the […]

Jared Tauber is a junior Film and Television major. When Tauber joined WMSC in the Fall of 2020, he just knew it. A lot has changed since then, and now he’s the esteemed music director better known by his radio name: DJ Doctor DJ — now famous for listening to lots, and lots, and lots […]

Emily McCormack is a Junior film and television major at Montclair State University. Often going by the nickname “Emol,” she started in the music team at WMSC in 2020, and enjoys attending and photographic concerts.  She hosts Nine of the Times, a part-talk-part-countdown show which features the freshest tunes in the rock/alternative scene. She is […]

Riley Cupo is a Freshman Film and Television major at Montclair State University. She joined the station in Fall 2022 as a Morning Buzz Newscaster. She is grateful for the opportunity to work with the station and all of its members. She is excited to be an Assistant Web Director and to continue with The […]

Lara Ziccardi is a Journalism & Digital Media major entering her junior year. She started out on The Morning Buzz as a segment host during Fall 2021 and then became assistant producer Spring 2022. She’s excited to continue her role into the new semester. She has two shows during the school year – My Emo […]