Radio Production Team

Judy Trejo

The late song-carrier and storyteller Judy Trejo, from the Summit Lake Paiute tribe of Nevada, has sung traditional songs since infancy. Trejo was a member of the Native American Church, and was a retired school teacher. She had a Master’s in Counseling, and has taught the Paiute language at the college level. She has published a book…

Milt and Jamie Lee

Milt and Jamie Lee

Milt Lee (Lakota), Director of Lee Productions, produced Oyate Ta Olowan, the 52 part documentary series on traditional Native American music which ws distributed by PRI, AIROS, Radio for Peace International funded by CPB and NEA. Recipient of five Golden Reel Awards from NFCB and 2 Silver awards from AMI for radio documentaries produced between…

Bruce Crespin

We’re saddened to announce the passing of Bruce Crespin, a treasured member of the Wisdom of the Elders family. Bruce died of heart failure following an asthma attack in late July 2008. Bruce produced the Artist’s Circle feature for Wisdom of the Elders Radio and was a tireless worker on numerous Wisdom of the Elders…

Barbara Roberts

Producer Barbara Roberts Barbara Roberts is the creative force behind Corporate Wordsmiths. She is the company’s founder and head-writer. After graduating from Harvard University, Barbara enjoyed a successful career in television for 15 years. Seven of those years were spent in Portland, Oregon as a reporter/anchor at KATU-Channel 2 and then KPTV-Oregon’s 12. In 1998,…