Lifelong radio broadcaster with considerable experience and skills in several various aspects of the radio industry, with additional years of professional author, computer, web design, television, historical research and photography experience. Hands-on experience with deep knowledge of regional history, news stories, news sources, well-known throughout the region, contacts throughout the state. Passion for broadcasting (it's in my blood). Experienced in use of radio editing programs, ie- Cool Edit. Well experienced in other computer programs, including TV media production programs.
Produced more than 60 broadcasts each week for virtually all of 35 years. Won writing and contribution awards from Associated Press, and provided radio contributions to ABC Radio news. Authored, layout and production of six books on history of St. Lawrence County and 1998 Ice Storm. Produced five historical calendars. Created and developed "Hometown Trivia" game and show. Created hundreds of web sites as owner/manager of CommunitySights.com since 1999. Creator, owner and publisher of North Country SportsNet, a Section X and local college sports website, which began operation in 2001 and receives up to 7.3 million hits per month.
News Director/Writer for all three stations in the building, including different news structures for different formats.
News Director/Writer for all three stations in the buildings for different formats, including half-hour weekly news features and interview broadcast show "Perspectives"
Morning Announcer (2 years), Talk Show Host (7 years), News Director/Writer (22 years), Program Director (1 year), Sports Play-by-Play and/or Color Announcer (20 years).
Attended three years at SUNY Potsdam and left for radio job in Potsdam in 1977 (did not finish college degree). During college years, became News Director, Sports Director, on-air announcer and General Manager of College Radio Station (formerly WRPS). College Fields of Study: Teaching, Psychology, Mathematics
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