Anabella Poland is the General Manager and Faculty Adviser of WMSC-FM on the campus of Montclair State University where she also teaches Radio Production and Podcast Production. Poland is also currently serving her two-year term as President of College Radio Day where she organizes hundreds of college radio stations in six continents to celebrate Vinylthon in April and College Radio Day in October.
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 actors, celebrities, and musicians for more than 135 SiriusXM channels. Prior to joining SiriusXM, she was a Segment Producer at ABC News Good Morning America where she booked and produced breaking news, cultural stories, entertainment, and the summer concert series. Her work has also appeared on ABC World News, 20/20, and Nightline. She often contributed stories to abcnews.com and to the first network initiative aimed at Hispanic audiences, ABC News Exclusiva.
Ms. Poland continues her work as a US correspondent for “El Exprimidor,” an award-winning news and current events radio show in Argentina. As an on-air talent since 2002, she has reported on five US Presidential Elections, the Afghanistan and Iraq Wars, relevant breaking news, feature stories, and entertainment news. She served on the Community Advisory Board (CAB) for WFUV, the public radio station licensed to Fordham University, for five years.
Poland received a Master in Business Administration with a certification in Business Analytics at Montclair State and a bachelor degree in Communication and Media Studies from Fordham University. Ms. Poland brings to Montclair State a unique combination of extensive experience and knowledge in broadcast journalism, content development, programming, music discovery and production, social media, film, and professional contacts that span the globe.