Chris Hartman

(Former) Associate Broadcast Engineer

Chris HartmanChris grew up on the north side of Youngstown and studied Classical Guitar Performance at Youngstown State University. He earned his undergraduate degree Summa Cum Laude from the Dana School of Music in 2009. While an undergraduate, Chris was hired at WYSU 88.5 FM as a student assistant, becoming a part-time employee in 2009. In 2010, Chris accepted full-time employment at the station.

Outside of work, Chris enjoys writing and recording music in his home studio and exploring GNU/Linux and other free/open source software,  He finds that his job at WYSU is a perfect fit, allowing him to address challenging problems related to both music and technology. Chris's favorite WYSU programs include classical music, Fresh Air and The TED Radio Hour.