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KGBI Names New Station Manager

WCIC/Peoria Assistant Operations Director/Afternoon Co-host Suzanne Happs is joining Northwestern Media as Station Manager of KGBI/Omaha (100.7 The Fish). Salem announced in May it was selling KGBI to the University of Northwestern-St. Paul. 

In addition to WCIC Suzanne has been with Bethesda Christian Broadcasting, first as Operations Director/Program Director at WPFF/Sturgeon Bay, WI and then as Station Manager at WMSJ/Freeport, ME.

Jason Sharp, Sr. VP for Media at University of Northwestern, said, “Suzanne’s dual passion for reaching people for Jesus Christ and building a team to accomplish our mission in Omaha make her the perfect fit for leadership within Northwestern Media.  We believe great days are ahead as we expand into Omaha.”  

Suzanne’s search for KGBI’s Program Director begins immediately.  Current KGBI PD Dave Crossier told HisAir.Net his last day on the air at the Fish will be August 5th. Dave says, “Northwest Media will take control on the 6th. We will be there until the end, including FishFest Omaha on July 28th.”Interested in the KGBI PD opening go here.