WKSU members are the people who have made a commitment to keeping public radio strong in Northeast Ohio with their financial support. Enjoy this series of profiles introducing you to listeners who make a difference.
WKSU MEMBERS: Al and Sheri Risaliti
CURRENT CITY: Jackson Township
HOMETOWN: Al - Ebensburg PA, Sheri - Air Force brat (nowhere and everywhere)
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN LISTENING TO WKSU?: Al - 1990s, Sheri - late 1970s
WHAT PROMPTED YOU TO BECOME A WKSU MEMBER?: Could finally afford it
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE PROGRAM ON WKSU?: Al - Wait Wait... Don’t Tell Me!, Sheri - The Moth Radio Hour
WHAT TIME OF DAY IS "YOUR TIME" TO LISTEN TO WKSU?: All day long!
IF YOU WERE TRAPPED IN AN ELEVATOR WITH SOMEONE YOU HEAR ON WKSU, WHO WOULD BE YOUR FIRST PICK?: Al - Terry Gross, Sheri - David Sedaris
CAN YOU NAME A SPECIAL MEMORY YOU HAVE OF LISTENING TO WKSU?: Little Elf! Little Elf!
IF YOU WERE GOING TO GIVE YOUR PET A NAME INSPIRED BY WKSU, WHAT WOULD IT BE?: Cokie
CAN YOU NAME ALL OF THE DEVICES YOU USE TO LISTEN TO WKSU?: Home radio, car radio, home HD radio, online computer, online iPhone