Radio station names executive director

Ramona Winkeller has been appointed executive director of KAFM community radio in Grand Junction.

Winkeller had served as acting executive director since June. She’s also held a number of operational positions at the radio station since starting as a volunteer in 2004.

“Ramona has a passion for community radio that is unsurpassed. She is well known and respected throughout the valley and by our staff and volunteer programmers. We are very proud to have her at the helm,” said Cliff Sprinkle, president of the KAFM board of directors.

Prior to her latest appointment, Winkeller worked as operations manager, overseeing annual fund-drives and underwriting efforts and serving as a booking agent for the Radio Room performance venue.

As a member-supported community radio station, KAFM offers a range of musical, cultural and public service programming. For more information, visit the Web site at www.kafmradio.org.