Catholic Radio Association announces new organizational leadership and board appointments

The Catholic Radio Association announces the appointment of Elizabeth Brennan as Executive Director and the election of five new board members effective January 1. The addition of these new leaders marks a milestone for the Catholic Radio Association which has been serving the Catholic radio industry for more than 17 years. New board members include Patrick Ryan, Executive Director of Mater Dei Radio in Portland, OR; Deacon Michael Learned, President of Annunciation Radio in Toledo, OH; Brian Sweeney, Director of Operations and Finance for Iowa Catholic Radio in Des Moines, IA; Bob Carubia, President of Light of Life Radio in Morgantown, WV; and Gary Towery, President of Mediatrix Radio in Greer, SC.

These newly elected board members join currently serving members Cynthia Nickless, Executive Director of The Presence Radio Network in Portland, ME; Dennis Macha, President of RED-C Radio in College Station, TX; and Matthew Gorsich, General Manager of St. Joseph Missions which oversees We Are One Body Radio and Audio Theater. All board members are nominated and elected by the CRA membership.

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