Alan is known for his four decades of involvement in media and organizational leadership. Currently President of EMF (K-LOVE and Air 1), he’s also been a DJ, Program Director, Group Program Director, Vice President and General Manager, Chief Operating Officer, co-founder of Goodratings Strategic Services and, of course, Change Agent.
Driven to help others succeed, he consulted some of the top radio stations in the nation in widely diverse formats in the areas of programming, marketing, research and leadership strategies. He’s also been on the forefront of emerging formats such as Smooth Jazz, 60’s Oldies, Adult Alternative, Jamin’ Oldies and Christian AC. He may also known for an advanced skill of sarcasm.
Alan is an active contributor to the industry and has presented at the National Association of Broadcasters, Radio & Records conferences, the Country Radio Seminar, the National Religious Broadcasters, Radio Ink conferences, the Gospel Music Association, Christian Music Broadcasters, where he was on the board of directors for two years, and several broadcasting company meetings. He’s been published in Radio & Records, Radio Ink, Christian Radio Weekly, All Access and has received several broadcasting awards.
Alan says his greatest achievements are his 49 year marriage to his wife Becki, and his two children, nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. His passions include family, genealogy, travel, helping people think clearly about their strategy, tracking major social shifts impacting media and changing culture by helping people understand John 13:34-35 “A new commands I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.”