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NEWS: Cari Kates New CMB Manager of Strategic Partnerships & Education

By August 23, 2016News

cari-katesChristian Music Broadcasters is pleased to announce the addition of Cari Kates! Cari will fill the newly-created position of Manager of Strategic Partnerships and Education.

Cari’s role will include managing all aspects of partnerships and will oversee CMB’s educational components with Momentum and the Momentum Summits.

Cari has over twenty years of experience in the radio and record industries, most recently with K-LOVE and Air1. On this transition Cari says, “Christian music means so much to me because my own life was changed by it. That’s what drives my passion to be part of an organization that is committed to growing our format. I’m so excited to join this team and get started!”

CMB Executive Director Michelle Younkman adds, “It is truly amazing to see God continue to bless CMB. Due to our significant growth, it became apparent that we needed to add to our team. Cari Kates has played an intricate role with CMB over the past few years by serving on our Momentum Leadership Team. Her passion for radio parallels that of CMB and we are excited to have her put that passion to work in a new capacity. Having Cari join our incredible staff is a dream come true!”

Cari begins her new duties on Tuesday, September 6th.


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CMB Support Contact Info:
CMB Executive Director – Michelle Younkman
CMB Event Manager – Brittany Whatley
CMB Communications / Member Services Manager – Mimi Renew
CMB Multimedia Manager – Jessica Arrendell
CMB Manager of Strategic Partnerships and Education – Cari Kates