Tom Maxedon

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Tom joined the KJZZ staff in September 2017. He came from the island of Guam in the Western Pacific where he was news director for KPRG, Public Radio Guam.

Tom is the Weekend Edition host, reporter and producer for KJZZ. He is a second-generation broadcaster with a wide vocational background in media, telecommunications and education.

He is a 1996 graduate of Ball State University with a master's degree in English and is an avid poet. He also host's KJZZ's "Word," a podcast about literature in Arizona and the region.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Bringing Writers And Readers Together During A Pandemic Tom Maxedon March 3, 2021
An AZ Piece Of 'The Great Migration': Phoenix And McNary Tom Maxedon Feb. 26, 2021
ASU Researchers Monitor Latest Mars Mission Tom Maxedon Feb. 21, 2021
37 Arrested In Valley Child Sex Crime Operation Tom Maxedon Feb. 20, 2021
Word S5 E2: National Haiku Writing Month (NaHaiWriMo) — Part 2 Tom Maxedon Feb. 16, 2021
Gilbert And Glendale Among Top 10 U.S. Cities For Increased Rents In 2020 Tom Maxedon Feb. 15, 2021
Climate Outlook: Hotter Nights, More Wildfires For AZ Tom Maxedon Feb. 7, 2021
Ward: Impeachment Trial 'Not What Our Country Needs' Tom Maxedon Feb. 7, 2021
'Indiscernibles' Anthology Seeks Stories By Black Arizonans Tom Maxedon Feb. 5, 2021
Word S5 E1: National Haiku Writing Month (NaHaiWriMo) — Part 1 Tom Maxedon Feb. 1, 2021
Thinking About Syllables: Feb. Is National Haiku Writing Month Tom Maxedon Feb. 1, 2021
Phoenix 'DREAMer' Story Receives Renewed Renown With NY Company Tom Maxedon Jan. 29, 2021
KJZZ's 2021 Haiku Contest Winner Tom Maxedon Jan. 28, 2021
Mural Project Spotlights Arizona Indigenous, Latino Artists Tom Maxedon Jan. 27, 2021
Emerging Indigenous, Latino Artists Selected To Paint Phoenix Murals Tom Maxedon Jan. 19, 2021
Phoenix Business Association Vows To Withhold Support Of GOP Tom Maxedon, Steve Goldstein Jan. 12, 2021
How Do Faux Celebrations Become A 'Holiday'? Tom Maxedon Jan. 11, 2021
Federal Judge Dismisses AZ GOP Lawsuit Tom Maxedon
Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services
Jan. 2, 2021
Arizona Library Systems Receive Improvement Grants Tom Maxedon Dec. 23, 2020
Word S4 E7: NPR’s Scott Simon On ‘Trying’ Tom Maxedon Dec. 18, 2020
AZ Theatre Company Pushes Back 2021 Indoor Season Tom Maxedon Dec. 7, 2020
AZ Artists Level Up As COVID-19 Cases Spike Tom Maxedon Dec. 8, 2020
Word S4 E6: NaNoWriMo Part 3 — Crossing Finish Line Tom Maxedon Dec. 8, 2020
Conservation Center Rehabilitates Animals, Returns Them To Wild Tom Maxedon Nov. 30, 2020
Cindy McCain Joins Growing Chorus Of Moderate Republicans Tom Maxedon Nov. 23, 2020