Joe Mathieu has been named anchor of “Morning Edition” at Boston Public Radio WGBH. Mathieu, formerly of crosstown CBS Radio “Newsradio 1030” WBZ, replaces Bob Seay who will remain a member of the “Morning Edition” team while shifting his focus to reporting and writing.
“We’re thrilled to welcome Joe to our rapidly growing local newsroom. As a talented broadcaster and outstanding journalist, he will help us to take Morning Edition to the next level of high quality reporting,” general manager Phil Redosaid said. “After seven years hosting the show, Bob Seay has left his mark.
As Bob shifts his focus to enterprise reporting and guiding the show, we’ll all be grateful to take greater advantage of his editorial skills and experience.”