Senior Producer, Think Out Loud
Allison Frost is the senior producer and occasional host of Oregon Public Broadcasting's daily talk show, Think Out Loud.
She's worn a variety of hats at OPB, including announcer, web producer, host, managing editor and senior producer. Before OPB, she led a local community radio station in Fresno, California, tutored English and sold books.
Allison holds a degree in speech communication from California State University, Fresno, and a masters in ournalism and communication from the University of Oregon.
She likes to play with and blog about her two young children in and around Portland where she and her husband make their home.
We'll ask how some medical pot dispensaries are thinking about their new customer base, since as of Oct. 1, they'll be able to sell to those who are not marijuana card holder.
New Avenues For Youth and SMYRC will open a group home for four to six homeless LGBTQ youth, the first such housing program of its kind in Oregon.
Members of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs got a Smithsonian grant to go to the Washington, D.C., institution to access tribal artifacts, including photos, documents, tools and garments.
We check in with Catholics and clergy members about what they think of the direction the Catholic Church is headed under the direction of Pope Francis.
Erica Jong has written more than two dozen books over the last four decades. Her new novel is a kind of follow up to her first and most famous novel, "Fear of Flying," published in 1973.
City council members moved forward on a proposed exception to the camping ban so that people who are homeless could sleep on public property from 9:30 p.m. to 6:30 a.m.
As part of the TBA Festival, Holcombe Waller has created a Requiem Mass for people of diverse gender and sexual identities who have died or been killed.
Portland artist Holcombe Waller has created a Requiem Mass for people of diverse gender and sexual identities who have died or been killed.
Ninety-nine-year-old Japanese-American World War II veteran and retired pediatrician James Yamazaki was deployed overseas in the war, and afterward was one of the first Americans to visit Nagasaki after the U.S. bombing.
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Think Out Loud considers the idea of renaming Oregon's Mount Hood after Mount McKinley was renamed its traditional name, Denali.
The Oregon State Fair runs through Labor Day, September 7. We broadcast live on the first day of the fair and talked to all kinds of participants — from the 4H exhibits to the table decorators, the paper artists, poets and sword swallowers.