Wendy Wilkinson Ridout

Membership Director

Wendy Wilkinson Ridout has been named WEKU Membership Director.

Wendy has worked in public media for more than 20 years. Most recently she was the Membership Manager at KET in Lexington.  She began her career in operations and hosting at WEKU.  She has worked in Membership in public radio and TV at Midwest stations including WCBU, WTVP and KET.

Wendy says she is so excited to be back in public radio, and back at her home station. “I can’t wait to use all of the knowledge and experience I have gained over the last 20 years to help raise support for and build an even better educational resource for Central and Southeastern Kentucky, a place I am proud to call home”.

Wendy starts her new post January 21.