Ian Pickus

News Director

A lifelong resident of the Capital Region, Ian has been with WAMC as a producer since late 2008. He began working on Morning Edition and has produced The Capitol Connection, Congressional Corner, and several other WAMC programs. Ian can also be heard filling in as Morning Edition and Weekend Edition anchor and on The Roundtable, various newscasts, and Any Questions?. An avid fan of sports and music, Ian holds a BA in English and journalism and an MA in English, both from the University at Albany. He became news director in March 2013.

Ways to Connect

Albany, NY – Host Alan Chartock speaks about coffee and the community with Nick Seamon from the Black Sheep Deli in Amherst, Massachusetts; Dean Cycon of Dean's Beans; and Leslie Tarr Laurie from Tapestry Health.