People

  • Associate Producer, Lagniappe

    Catherine Calhoun is a freshman Spanish Major at the University of Louisiana Monroe, and plans on being a translator when she graduates.

    Originally from West Monroe, she moved on campus for her first year "away" from home.

  • News and Public Affairs Director

    Originally from Monroe, Cory has worked in a variety of media. He has worked in television news and spent seven years as a TV sports play-by-play announcer. He was also creative director for a television advertising department and worked...

  • Host and Producer

    Deborah is Director of Choral Activities at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, is conductor and musical director of the

  • Production Assistant

    James Barnette is a student at the University of Louisiana Monroe majoring in History.

    James was born in Monroe but moved to Shreveport in 2000. While there, he learned a fondness of history and culture due to the rich culture Louisiana...

  • Meterologist

    Jarod began at KEDM as a student forecaster in the University of Louisiana at Monroe Atmospheric Sciences program. He was part of the ULM Hurricane Evaluation at Land Project for Science group in 2005, which contributed to field studies for...

  • General Manager

    Jay calls himself a "media producer" in a world of diversification. Jay earned a Bachelor of Arts in Radio/TV/Film Production from the University of Louisiana at Monroe and worked in video and television production for more than 10 years before...

  • Student Reporter

    John Stevens is currently majoring in Communications- Journalism, at the University of Louisiana Monroe. He is from Houston, Texas where he graduated from Seven Lakes High School in 2013.

    Originally, John came to ULM for atmospheric...

  • Host & Producer

    An accomplished musician in his own right, when Josh is not playing a live local gig or giving music lessons you'll frequently find him at the KEDM studios, including producing our Saturday night program that mixes a variety of musical genres...

  • Director of Technical Operations

    Kenneth grew up in Mansfield, Louisiana. A Business Technology graduate of Louisiana Tech University, he began his broadcasting experience at student-operated radio station KLPI. Having an extensive background in professional sound and...

  • Production Assistant

    A native son of Monroe, Kirby is usually seen around town with a fiddle under his chin. He has also been a zookeeper, a 911 dispatcher, and currently teaches orchestra at Excellence Academy Charter School in Monroe.

    KEDM is a bit of a...

  • Development Director

    Originally from Jackson Mississippi, Lila and her family moved to the Monroe area in 1998.  She is a graduate of Mississippi State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration. Lila has worked as the Director of Institutional...

  • Host & Producer

    Mark is a native of St. Louis, Missouri, where he frequented the Muny, a large outdoor theater specializing in musicals. He is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism, and moved to Monroe upon graduation in 1978 to begin...

  • Student Development Assistant

    Peyton was born in New Orleans, but has moved around all of Louisiana since then. He's currently pursuing a Doctor of Pharmacy degree at University of Louisiana at Monroe.

    In the KEDM Development department, he does a fantastic job at...

  • Host & Producer

    Richard has a record and CD collection that rivals most radio station libraries. His hobby is collecting recorded music, sports, news, and comedy recordings... in LP, 45's and 78 formats. With the depth of his collection, he can feature one...

  • Development Assistant

    A senior in communications at the University of Louisiana at Monroe with a concentration in Public Relations, Sarah works in the development office at KEDM. She may be the friendly voice on a message on your answering machine, or the writer of...

  • Student Reporter