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Dave DeOreo

Dave DeOreo

Coordinating Producer

Expertise: TV, audio and digital journalism, arts and culture

Education: Kenyon College - Bachelor of Arts
Ohio University - Master of Science, broadcast journalism

Favorite spot in Northeast Ohio: Edgewater Park


Dave DeOreo began his broadcast career as a college DJ while at Kenyon College for WKCO where he discovered NPR. After Kenyon, he interned in the WCPN news department and later was hired in 1996 as a production assistant for a new arts and culture program, “Around Noon” with Dee Perry. For close to two decades, Dave worked on “Around Noon” as production assistant, assistant producer and producer. Today he’s coordinating producer for Ideastream Public Media’s arts and culture team and the lead producer for Ideastream Public Media’s weekly arts and culture program, “Applause.”


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