Emily Wendler was the education reporter at KOSU and StateImpact Oklahoma from February 2015 to February 2019.
While studying Environmental Science and Natural Resource Journalism with an emphasis on agriculture at the University of Montana, a professor introduced her to radio and she fell in love.
The Cincinnati native reported for KBGA, University of Montana’s college radio station, and Montana’s PBS Newsbrief. She was a finalist in a national in-depth radio reporting competition for an investigatory piece she produced on campus rape. She also produced in-depth reports on wind energy and local food for Montana Public Radio.