Radio Production Team

Lawrence Johnson

Lawrence Johnson is highly respected by Native American tribes for his cultural sensitivity and knowledge, as well as his collaborative skills with Native American people. He also has demonstrated the high standard of his production skills and a gift for scripting. Johnson’s radio program Work Is Our Joy won the 1991 golden Reel for Local…

Clark Salisbury

Clark Salisbury’s work includes sound design for electronic instruments, producer and engineer at his own project studio and on call, teacher and musician. Salisbury is the studio engineer for Wisdom of the Elders Radio, and has many hours logged with independent radio producers of all kinds. He co-produced Coming Home: The Return of the Alutiiq Masks,…

William Ward

William Ward serves as Recording Engineer on location for Wisdom of the Elders. He has worked at Oregon Public Broadcasting for twelve years in various capacities, including Director, Assistant Director, Audio Engineer, Camera Operator and Key Grip. Ward’s honors include a regional Emmy for his contributions to sound and additional videography on Rose City Remembered,…

Anne Morin

Writer Anne Morin is responsible for researching and writing the popular Tribal Rhythms feature on Wisdom of the Elders. Educated in Virginia, Oregon and Montana, Morin’s life has been primarily focused in the field of learning. She has taught at Adams High School in Portland, Oregon, Portland State University and Hays/Lodge Pole High School at…

Daniel Dixon

Daniel Dixon (Menominee/Stockbridge-Munsee Mohican) produces television, video, and radio; provides IT Admin, graphic design, strategic communications, online presence support, and maintains digital archives, while pursuing interests in physics, music, art, digital storytelling, game design, and indigenous language preservation and revitalization.