Eastern Standard's "pathway" image was photographed in the strolling field at Snug Hollow, a secluded respite near Irvine, Kentucky.

Who and what we are

Tom Martin - Producing Host

Mike Savage - Executive Producer

Producing Engineer - Neil Kesterson

Rebecca Blankenship - Production Assistant

Collin Overton - EKU Intern

Mary Meehan - Reporter 

Wendy Barnett - Engineer

Bryan Bartlett - Engineer

Brian Burkhart - Engineer

 Airing on Thursdays from 11 a.m. to Noon and Sunday evenings at 6 p.m., Eastern Standard is a radio magazine of interviews and stories about interesting people, places and things happening in the Commonwealth. Our program is a community service of Eastern Kentucky University.  

With the support of ONE19 The Alltech Ideas Conference, Eastern Standard is produced under the technical direction of Neil Kesterson at Dynamix Productions in Lexington, Kentucky.

Producing Host  Tom Martin, a network radio news veteran (AP Radio, RKO Network News, ABC News, WABC News, Paul Harvey News) and Lexington Herald-Leader contributing columnist, engages in compelling, enlightening conversations with guests who represent a broad range of interests. Tom also serves as Student Media Advisor for Transylvania University and is a sometimes contributor to the Alltech blog.