Name: John Sowada
Location: St. Cloud
Background: I grew up in St Cloud, MN and graduated from St John’s University in Collegeville.
How you got into Broadcasting: I started at KCLD in 1983 as a temp working on an I.T. project. One project lead to another and here I am 32 years later.
Why you love your work: There are so many reason: It starts with the people I work with at Leighton; the variety and challenge of my days, no two are the same. We are a very entrepreneurial company; we get to make a positive difference in our community.
Random facts about yourself: I was the music director at 104.7 KCLD in the mid 80’s because I was the only one who knew how to operate the music scheduling software.