Micah Schweizer oversees arts and culture coverage for Wyoming Public Radio, as well as the station’s flagship podcast, HumaNature. You can also catch him spinning music on Wyoming Sounds and hosting broadcasts of the Grand Teton Music Festival and the Cheyenne Symphony Orchestra.
He started his career at Wisconsin Public Radio, and before moving to Wyoming, Micah worked as an award-winning reporter, producer, and host in Indiana. He has contributed to networks including NPR, CBC Radio Canada, and the BBC World Service. During the 2008 presidential primaries, he was a recurring guest on WNYC’s news show The Takeaway.
Micah’s work at Wyoming Public Radio has garnered wide recognition, including a 2016 Best Interview award and 2016 and 2018 Best Station Podcast awards from PRNDI. He has also served as a mentor for dozens of student interns from the University of Wyoming.
Micah received his B.A. in French and German from Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. Before working in radio, he was a public school teacher. He lives in Laramie with his wife and rescued cats and is an active local musician.