Rich Bott, President, Bott Radio Network, Overland Park, KS
Rich Bott is the President and CEO of Bott Radio Network, which broadcasts quality Bible teaching, Christian news and information 24/7. Operating 95 stations with a combined coverage of 51 million people across the heart of America, BRN also broadcasts worldwide online at www.bottradionetwork.com, BRN mobile apps, iTunes, iHeartRadio and TuneIn. Rich has 42 years of Christian radio broadcast experience. He currently serves on the Board of Directors as Chairman, NRB, Board of Governors and Executive Committee, Council for National Policy; and Board of Directors, Back to the Bible and Life Issues Institute, Inc. He received his MBA from Harvard Business School. He lives in Overland Park, KS.
Robert N. “Bob” Lepine, Vice President of Content & Chief Creative Officer, FamilyLife, Little Rock, AR
Bob Lepine is Sr. Vice President of Content and Chief Creative Officer of FamilyLife and Co-Host of FamilyLife Today®, FamilyLife's nationally syndicated radio program. A veteran of Christian radio, Bob received a Communications degree from the University of Tulsa. Prior to joining FamilyLife in 1992, he worked in a variety of roles in both general market and at Christian formatted local radio stations. He is the on-air voice for Today In The Word, produced by Moody Radio, and for Truth for Life with Alistair Begg, and is the author of The Christian Husband. Bob and his wife, Mary Ann, live in Little Rock, AR, where Bob also serves as an elder and teaching pastor at Redeemer Community Church.
John Fuller, Vice President of Audio, Focus on the Family, Colorado Springs, CO
John Fuller is Vice President of Audio at Focus on the Family and co-host of the daily Focus on the Family broadcast. He leads the team that produces Focus programs reaching millions of listeners around the world. A media veteran of more than 30 years, John writes and speaks about creativity, media trends, influential leadership, excellence, and social media. As a father of six, he writes and speaks about strong marriages and effective parenting. John has a M.A. from the University of Northern Colorado. He and his wife, Dena, are also advocates for orphan care and adoption.
Wes Ward, Senior Director of Media, Revive Our Hearts, Niles, MI
Wes Ward serves as the Senior Director of Media and Marketing for Revive Our Hearts and the True Woman Movement. With more than 25 years in media, publishing, event, and executive ministry leadership, he has managed broadcasting at FamilyLife Today, and served as the National Program Director for Moody Radio, Program Director for WMBI-FM/AM in Chicago, and Station Manager and Program Director at KCBI-FM in Dallas/Fort Worth. Wes has served as Chair of the NRB Radio Committee, and serves as an elder in his local church. Gratefully married to Carrie, Wes is dad to Graham, Maggie, Benjamin, and Emma.
Ed Cannon, Far East Broadcasting Company, La Mirada, CA
Ed Cannon serves as President of Far East Broadcasting Company. Ed Cannon’s unique professional career includes leadership experience in both large ministry and corporate settings. Prior to coming to FEBC, Ed served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Moody Bible Institute in Chicago. During his 8-1/2 years at Moody, Ed had oversight of broadcasting, publishing, the legal department, fundraising and the operations of the Institute. Having served in executive positions in Amoco Oil and BP, Ed has focused on bringing various business disciplines to his work. Ed earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana. He and his wife Mary Jean have two sons.
Bill Blount, President, Blount Communications Group, Derry, NH
Bill Blount is President of Blount Communications Group, a Christian radio network of seven stations located throughout New England, which he and his wife, Debbie, founded more than 36 years ago. He has served on the NRB Executive Committee for a number of years. On the Executive Committee, he has served as Chairman of the International, Membership, Ethics, Nominating, Awards, Public Policy, and Resolutions Committees, as well as a member of the NRB Music Licensing Committee. He has traveled extensively, partnering with international ministries such as TWR, HCJB, FEBC, The Bible League, Compassion International, and Gospel for Asia. For recreation, Bill enjoys motorcycles, snowmobiles, scuba diving, and hunting. He and Debbie live by a lake in a small New Hampshire town.
Peggy Campbell, President, Ambassador Advertising Agency, Irvine, CA
Involved in Christian broadcasting for more than 30 years, Peggy Campbell serves as President of Ambassador Advertising Agency, sharing leadership with partner (and brother) Jim Sanders. In addition to the agency, she’s privileged to be involved at Azusa Pacific University as a member of the Board of Trustees and attends St. Andrews Presbyterian Church (Newport Beach). She has previously enjoyed Board service with MOPS International and KSGN, Riverside, CA.
Roger Kemp, President, Roger Kemp & Company, Westlake Village, CA
Roger Kemp is President of Roger Kemp and Company, Inc., a media agency headquartered in Westlake Village, California. The organization specializes in marketing, production and distribution of Christian radio and television programs. Clients include RBC Ministries, Insight for Living, Truth For Life, Walk in the Word, Focal Point, Know The Truth and Parenting Today's Teens.
Tom McCabe, President, McCabePartners, LLC
Tom McCabe is a 30-year veteran in direct response marketing and communications consulting. Tom is truly a pioneer in non-profit fundraising. As CEO of KMA, he has provided a unique blend of wise leadership, generous humor, and a burning desire to succeed on behalf of the clients and causes he loves. In 1984, Tom co-founded KMA by merging his Washington, DC-based International Marketing Group (IMG) with Development Resources, Inc. of Dallas. In 2010, Tom merged his company with Pursuant Incorporated, a large capital and major donor fundraising company. Having completed his employment contract with Pursuant in 2013, his new firm, McCabePartners LLC, now consults with Pursuant for ministry and conservative political organizations. A member of the Council for National Policy, he also serves on the board of NRB and on its Executive Committee. Tom is married, with three adult children and eight grandchildren.
Janet Parshall, Host, In the Market with Janet Parshall, Washington, DC
Janet Parshall is the Host of In the Market with Janet Parshall, a daily two-hour broadcast, nationally syndicated on the Moody Radio Network and carried on hundreds of stations across the country. She also hosts a three-minute weekly commentary heard nationwide. Janet was the recipient of the NRB On-Air Personality of the Year Award in 2008 and in 2011. She was selected by President George W. Bush to represent the White House in the capacity of public delegate to the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women. Janet speaks regularly across the country on family values and biblical truths.