Tristan Sanchez is an Announcer/Operator for Ideastream Public Media. He also works as a technical producer for several of the weekday programs on WKSU. Tristan has been interested in broadcasting since he was a kid and his passion continues to this day.
Tristan came to Ideastream from Radio One Cleveland, where he worked as a board operator and producer for more than a decade for various live and prerecorded programming on all four stations (WZAK-WENZ-WJMO-WERE).
Tristan also works at Rubber City Radio Group as a sports producer for WAKR and WONE and as a fill-in on-air host for WQMX.
He earned an associate's degree in journalism and mass communication from Cuyahoga Community College and a bachelor's degree in communication arts from Malone University in Canton, where he also worked at the campus radio station and contributed to the school newspaper, The Aviso.
Tristan grew up on Cleveland's East Side and currently resides in Chardon.