The Board of Directors of Redeemer Radio (AM 1450 WLYV) announces the appointment of Dave Stevens as Executive Director of the station effective Wednesday April 22. Stevens, a broadcasting and advertising industry veteran, brings over 24 years of experience to the station having worked at radio stations in Connecticut and radio and television properties in Fort Wayne. In addition, Stevens has worked at two of Northeast Indiana’s more prominent advertising and marketing agencies.
“Dave brings a rare mix of industry experience, strong Catholic faith, and people skills necessary to lead Redeemer Radio as our apostolate continues to grow and expand,” says Mike Kelly-Redeemer Radio Board President. “The Executive Director position is one that requires a multifaceted individual who can oversee our entire organization from operations to marketing, development to sound fiscal management. In addition, the Executive Director has to be an active Catholic with a passion for his or her faith. With the naming of Dave Stevens, we believe we’ve put that person in place.”
Stevens is an active member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Fort Wayne. He’s involved in various ministries at the parish including: Vocation Committee, Marriage Preparation, Lector, Eucharistic Minister and Boy Scouts. In addition, Dave is also a member of the Fort Wayne / South Bend Catholic Committee on Scouting and Knights of Columbus Council 451. Dave and his wife of 24 years Debbie, have four children ranging in ages from 21 to 11.
Redeemer Radio, AM 1450 WLYV Fort Wayne is a listener supported Catholic radio station broadcasting the news and information that educates and supports the Catholic faith. The mission of Redeemer Radio is to evangelize, educate, and serve the Catholic community and others who are seeking more information about the Catholic faith.