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Brendan Byrne

Brendan Byrne

Program and Online Content Producer

As Program Producer for Intersection, Brendan Byrne is responsible for the production of WMFE’s weekly news and in-depth conversation show. He also coordinates online content from WMFE's newsroom.

Brendan is a native Floridian, born and raised in Broward County. He moved to Central Florida in 2005 to attend the University of Central Florida and pursue a degree in Political Science.

He began working at WMFE as a college intern where he discovered his love for public radio.

When not at WMFE, he enjoys following both professional and college football (Go Knights!) as well as exploring Central Florida’s growing music scene.



Recent Stories from Brendan Byrne

Intersection: Friday News Round Table



It’s the Friday News Round Table with Frank Torres from the Orlando Political Observer, Jason Garcia from Florida Trend Magazine, and Beth Kessab from the Orlando Sentinel.










Photo: NASA

46 Years Ago, “Eagle Has Landed”



Monday marks the 46th Anniversary of Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landing on the moon. Their quarter-million mile journey began from Florida’s Space Coast




A GPS Block IIF Satellite sits atop ULA's Atlas V rocket. Photo: United Launch Alliance

Space Coast Set For Atlas V Launch



An Atlas V rocket is set for launch from Cape Canaveral Wednesday morning. It’s the first from the space coast since SpaceX’s Flacon 9 rocket exploded shortly after launch late last month.


Pluto nearly fills the frame in this image from the Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) aboard NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft, taken on July 13, 2015 when the spacecraft was 476,000 miles from the surface. Photo: NASA/APL/SwRI

New Horizons Reaches Pluto In Historic Planetary Discovery



After almost a decade, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft made its closest pass to Pluto. The deep space probe will survey the surface of the icy dwarf-planet and send back photos never before seen. Intersection’s Brendan Byrne talks with the mission’s principal investigator Doctor Alan Stern about the mission.


Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera Eyes Marco Rubio’s Senate Seat



Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera is expected to announce his bid for the Senate Seat vacated by Marco Rubio. He joins a crowded field for the seat. 90.7’s political commentators Dick Batchelor and Lou Frey talk the Senatorial campaign.



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