Brouder is a Connecticut native who has lived in New Hampshire
earned a BS in Management from the UNH College for Lifelong
Learning in 1997 and a master's degree in Internet Strategy
Management from the Graduate Center of Marlboro College in
He has taught communications courses at Nashua Community College
since 2014. He previously taught broadcasting and digital
media courses at Mount Washington College (formerly Hesser
College) from 2009-2016 and radio programming classes at New
England College in Henniker, NH for three years during the
Ed is a former executive director of the New Hampshire Association
of Broadcasters. He worked at radio stations in Connecticut,
Vermont and New Hampshire for 37 years. He was a news editor
with WZID/WFEA/WMLL from 1992-2009. Since 1992 he has served
as Chairman of the NH State Emergency Communications Committee
with responsibility for the state's Emergency Alert System.
radio work has been recognized with an Ohio State Award for
Excellence in Social Sciences and Public Affairs, an American
Bar Association Silver Gavel Award, the Scripps Howard Foundation
Jack R. Howard Award for Outstanding Public Service, and the
prestigious George Foster Peabody Award for Broadcast Excellence.
first book, Granite and Ether: A Chronicle of New Hampshire
Broadcasting, was published in 1993. In 2006 he co-authored
another book, Manchester's Airport:
Flying Through Time.