WDSE-WRPT is proud to announce two new additions to their team: Dawn Mikkelson as broadcast content manager and Katie Jacobson as grant writer.
Mikkelson joins WDSE-WRPT as broadcast content manager after founding, owning and operating Emergence Pictures for thirteen years. At WDSE-WRPT, Mikkelson will oversee the production team, which develops 9+ locally-focused shows a year. Mikkelson brings her production experience, including two Upper Midwest Regional Emmy Awards and four nominations for productions with Twin Cities PBS, to WDSE-WRPT and is excited to return to the area, where she graduated magna cum laude with a BA from UMD.
Jacobson joins the staff at WDSE-WRPT as grant writer. Previously, Jacobson served as program director for the Foster Grandparent and Retired Senior Volunteer programs through Catholic Community Services. Jacobson has a BS in Journalism from UWS.