As assistant producer for Current State with Mark Bashore, Katie Cook produces daily segments for the show, with a focus on cultural and social issues and the arts. She also contributes to the show's social media presence.
Katie Cook joined WKAR in August 2015.
Before coming to WKAR, Katie worked as a production intern for St. Louis Public Radio, where she conducted interviews and produced segments for the talk shows "St. Louis on the Air" and "Cityscape." Prior to pursuing a public radio career, she taught English in Italy and worked as a cheesemonger. Michigan is the ninth state she has lived in.
Katie Cook graduated from Baylor University with a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies.