Meet The Team
Auditory Experience Manager
Jeff Meese is an audio dude who produces and edits all things multimedia at the College of Business and elsewhere. He likes to twist knobs and push buttons, travel in Asia, and holds a doctorate in cord untangling.
Justin is a teacher, scholar, story-teller, athlete, husband and father. He’s executed $100 million bond trades, run 100 mile races, published in outlets like The Washington Post, and failed repeatedly to get his two daughters to bed without a battle.
Keely was born and raised in Montana and hasn’t left. She worked as a community journalist before starting UM’s environmental journalism graduate program in 2021. She’s interested in writing about everything from septic systems to spelling bees and wouldn’t say no to back up dancing for Missy Elliott if asked.
A reporter and podcast producer based in Montana. His previous productions include the Peabody Award-winning podcast Threshold and the MTPR podcast Richest Hill, which was recognized by the New Yorker as one of the best podcasts of 2019. His work has been published in many high profile outlets like The Washington Post, Outside, and High Country News. When he’s not reporting, he’s mostly eating ice cream — but sometimes running around in the mountains, too.
Social Media Guru
Aj is a rust-belt midwesterner who boomerangs between the West and The Great Lakes. She has a background in documentary production and is a current grad student at the School of Journalism. Aj identifies as a short-legged fast walker, public media addict, pro gear-schlepper and bookworm in-training.