Casey Radio 97.7 FM is proudly a 100% volunteer organisation and that includes our Committee of Management and our support personnel.
PRESIDENT Nia is an experienced management executive, having more than three decades of local, state and federal government experience. She is a singer-songwriter and advocates for the arts and especially live-music opportunities in the City of Casey and surrounds.
VICE PRESIDENT Bryce joined Casey Radio aged nine initially answering the phones for the DDJFL Footy Show. From there, he went onto host the show before becoming an integral part of Casey Radio’s outside broadcast team. Over the years he has held numerous on air and management roles and was made a life member of the association in 2014.
SECRETARY Community radio has been a constant part of my life for the past 30 years. Community radio is an integral part of the Australian media landscape and provides a much treasured outlet for a diversity of voices. It is a privilege to serve and be part of the community radio family.
TREASURER Gina has a career in accounting, bookkeeping and payroll and she likes to be balanced at the end of each month. She enjoys travelling this great country of ours and always tries to tune in to community radio stations to connect with the locals. Her downtime hobbies include knitting, sipping wine and catching up with friends.
Mr Showbiz! With over 54 years as a broadcaster Leigh Drew has brought to Casey Radio his expertise in presenting, programming and training. Having started his commercial radio career at 2GN Goulburn followed by 2NX, 3SH, 3UL(GG), 3HA, The Breeze 693, 3AW, 3AK and Casey Radio 97.7FM. Leigh first broadcast at Casey Radio in 1990.
A 30+ year career in community radio – there’s not a music star he hasn’t interviewed! John has been with Casey Radio since 1988 hosting the first edition of his program Retrospectives in October of that year during the test broadcast years, it has been part of the programming schedule ever since. A Life Member, John is in his second stint as a committee member previously sitting when the station began full time broadcasting in 1991.
Paul (Elvo) has been involved with the Casey Community for over 20 years. From cricket and football coaching and committees, council candidate, and 4 years with Casey Radio. Paul is a passionate sports lover, especially his beloved Richmond in the AFL. He loves all types of music, especially Australian rock music, and presents the Aussie Rock Show.