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Staff Directory

Dr. Jerold Gruebel

President and CEO

Dr. Jerold Gruebel, (B.A., University of Pittsburgh; M.S., University of Illinois; Ph.D., The Ohio State University) is president and CEO of Network Knowledge, a not-for-profit organization headquartered in Springfield, Illinois, and is the...

Dr. Ed Strong

Director of Advancement

Dr. Ed Strong serves Network Knowledge as Director of Advancement following a lengthy career in higher education. He guides activities in planned giving, foundation and corporate support and major gifts.

Ethan Auby

Master Control Operator

Mary Jane Bates

Administrative Assistant to the President/Business Manager

Mary Jane Bates has been with the station for more than 25 years assisting with everything from development to event planning.

Steve Boll

Studio & Field Maintenance Engineer

Tim Boll

Master Control Operator & Assistant Engineer

James Carder

Master Control Operator

Stephanie Cole

Director of National Programming & Traffic

Stephanie has been with the station since 1995 where she began in Master Control. Since then, she's done just about every job at the station, but currently works in programming (where her heart lies!)

Travis Collins

Producer Director/ Image Development

Travis wears many hats at Network Knowledge. When he's not behind the camera, editing, or doing graphic design work, he helps create promotional videos for local businesses through the station and helps make connections with sponsors and business...

Becky Cramblit

Producer / Public Information


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