Broadcasting from the Scott J. Bacherman Broadcast Center

WMUA Executive Committee

General Manager

Andrew Desrochers

Office hours:
M-F 1:30-3

Andrew is responsible for the day to day operations of the station. He is a junior Business Management major with a focus in Entrepreneurship. On air, he does The Electric Beach every Tuesday from 2:30-4:30pm.


Haley Chauvin

Office hours:
M 12:30-6, T/Th 1-2:30 & 3:45-6

Haley has been a member of the WMUA News team and a DJ at WMUA for the past two years, but this is her first year as Programmer. She’s a junior at UMass double majoring in Comparative Literature/Social Thought and Political Economy. Outside of the station, she spends time with her angsty cat and three other small mammals.

Chief Operating Engineer

Dan Ferreira

Office hours:
MW 9-4, F 9-12

Dan takes care of the in-studio audio, computer, and automation systems and keeps the transmitter running through rain, sleet, dark of night, and angry pigeons.


Annemarie Seifert

Office hours:

Annemarie advises student employees and oversees the administration of the station.

Department Directors

Music Director

Chloe Doyle

Office hours:
M 11:30-1:30, T/Th 1-2:30

Chloe manages all incoming music submissions, as well as WMUA’s Youtube channel. She is a junior Philosophy and English major at UMass. If you're an artist or promoter looking to get music on WMUA or our Youtube channel, she's the one to contact. If you're submitting music via email, be sure to include a link to a Soundcloud/Bandcamp page instead of attaching files.

Business Development Director

Robert Matthews

Office hours:

Rob is an Isenberg School of Management student who enjoys playing the guitar, hiking, swimming and relaxing with friends. He loves UMass and being a part of WMUA gives him a sense of being really connected to the campus community.

Community Representative

Maria Danielson

Office hours:
By Appointment

Maria has hosted Psychedelarrhythmia on and off at WMUA, WVVY, WMCB, WPEB and Free Radio Martha's Vineyard since 1999. Search "Rosy Lugosi" for archives on Soundcloud. She was station manager/founder of WVVY(lp). She lives in Greenfield where her partner runs John Doe, Jr Used Records and writes rock reviews for Pitchfork Magazine. She works as a legal Dutch - English translator. She has two sons, two cats, a leopard gecko and a guinea pig. She is an advocate for the community DJs and the Pioneer Valley listeners. Preserving diversity on the airwaves is very important to her.

Events Director

Emily Pierce

Office hours:
W 12-3, Th 4-6

Emily is a senior hospitality and tourism management major and psychology minor. She has been a part of WMUA in many different capacities since her freshman year and is excited to help any event possible come to life! If you are interested in having WMUA DJ or table at your event, contact her.

Fund Drive Director

Anne Dooley

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Annie Dooley is a junior Communications and English major at UMass Amherst. She has been involved in WMUA since her freshman year and is excited to take on a role so involved in station affairs this year. As the Fund Drive director, she hopes you will feel free to e-mail her or stop by the office and talk to her for any questions and concerns you may have. Thanks for your support to WMUA!

Marketing Director

Hannah Masek

Office hours:

Coming Soon

News Editorial

Patricia Murphy

Office hours:
M: 1pm-2:30pm, T: 2:30pm-3:30pm

Patricia is currently a junior Natural Resource Conservation and Journalism double major at UMass. Having been involved in WMUA for the past two years as both a member of the news department and as a DJ, she is excited to continue being part of the station and to work in conjunction with News Operations. If you have an idea for a story, want to be involved in the news department, or have any questions please feel free to reach out.

News Operations

Sarah McCullough

Office hours:

Sarah is a sophomore in Communications at Umass. She has been involved with WMUA news for two years as a writer and anchor. She loves the department and the group of dedicated people she works with! She hopes that news will grow and bring lots of fresh faces to WMUA. Please feel free to contact her of you have any questions about the news team or just getting involved!

Production and Training Director

Mike Fay

Office hours:
M,W 12:30-3:30, F 12:30-4:30

Mike Fay is a senior year Communication major at UMass Amherst. Mike has been apart of WMUA since he was a freshman and and has had multiple programs in the past few years. He is excited to work with this year's team of department directors to continue to make WMUA the great station it is. Please email Mike if you have any questions regarding training or production.

Sports Production

Bridgette Proulx

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Bridgette has been with WMUA Sports for two years and this is her first year as Sports Production director. She schedules and leads broadcasts for UMass Hockey, Basketball, Football, ect. She is a sophomore Journalism and Sport Management double major. Contact her if you are interested in sports broadcasting or sponsorship. She would really like to get more girls to join the WMUA Sports team!

Sports Operations

Alex Levitt

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Alex Levitt is in his second year with WMUA Sports, where he has served as Operations Director since May 2015. Levitt took an interest broadcasting sports at a young age, and called high school games in southeastern Massachusetts from 2010–2014. He also worked games for the 2013 Babe Ruth Baseball regional championship. At WMUA Sports, Levitt primarily calls football and women’s basketball games, though he can occasionally be heard on WMUA’s other sports broadcasts, including baseball, men’s basketball, hockey and lacrosse. Levitt also hosts the weekly “Sports Line” program, providing a mid-week sports wrap-up.

Technical Director

Matthew Dews

Office hours:
By Appointment

Matthew is a Junior computer science major. He has been with the station since freshman year primarily helping with the technical side of concerts. As tech director he oversees all the computers used by the station, the website and other online services used by WMUA.

Visit our offices in the basement of the UMass Campus Center or call our office at (413) 545-2876. To make a request or call in and tell us how we are doing call (413) 545-3691.