Rhonda Fanning joined Texas Standard in late 2013 as the show’s inaugural associate producer. An Iowa native, Rhonda got her start in public radio at WFSU in Tallahassee, while getting her master’s degree in library science at Florida State University. Prior to joining Texas Standard, Rhonda was a producer for Wisconsin Public Radio. The team relies on Rhonda’s encyclopedic mind and extensive Rolodex to book the perfect guest for any occasion. She’s a big fan of Dolly Parton and took her first trip to Dollywood in 2014. She thinks pizza should be a food group.