News Director Laura Trendle Polus was an award-winning reporter and producer at TV stations in Peoria and Milwaukee before turning to education.
Bob Carroll has shot news, sports and commercials and managed the studio crew at stations in Peoria, Bloomington and Champaign. He brings this and an Art Degree, to his work as TV-10 Production Coordinator.
Brent Simonds, Ed.D., specializes in editing and post-production. He directed and produced at TV stations in Oklahoma before moving to Illinois several years ago.
Courses on law and ethics are taught by Maria Moore, Ph.D. She brings her own experiences into the classroom; she managed TV stations across the country.
Ben Lynn is a network camera operator, specializing in robotics and aerial cameras. He teaches TV production.
Kelly Lambert is teaching courses in Sports Production; she free-lances for sports production at all levels.
Maria Henneberry is an award-winning TV reporter, and also the News Director of WJBC-AM. She teaches advanced broadcast reporting.
RC McBride has plenty of experience behind the mic, as a radio host and sports commentator. He teaches Sportscasting and Broadcast Performance.
Engineer Rob Whalen keeps an eye and ear on everything technical at TV-10, and headed up the conversions to digital and then to HD. He’s worked at all 3 Peoria TV stations at different points.
Engineer Jim Sallen assists everyone, and has spent a lot of time transferring old media to preserve TV-10s history.