A Mizzou grad and KRNT & KCCI alum, Rob hosted “Talk of Iowa” and “All Things Considered” on WOI Radio, co-founded Professional Video, Inc, and served as Director for the Iowa Radio Reading Service for the Blind and Print Handicapped (IRIS). Now retired, Rob continues to be active in the Iowa political scene, clerking for Rep. John Forbes in the Iowa House as well as being Chair of the Iowa Conservation Voters Political Action Committee.
J. Alex Cooney
Web & Digital Media Director
Alex caught the political bug in high school covering the 2000 caucuses. As a freelance photojournalist he covered the 2004 and 2008 campaigns and worked as an intern in the White House Photo Office, as well as U.S. News & World Report, covering news in and around D.C. and Capitol Hill. He worked in digital editions for Better Homes & Gardens, Parents, and Fitness magazines before returning to independent production work in 2015.
Digital & Social Media Producer
Maiya is a graduate of Northwest Missouri State University where she worked as Social Media Specialist for NWMSU's Athletic Department. She interned in marketing and research for the Westport Regional Business League in the entertainment district of Westport, Kansas City.