David Gordon

President and General Manager

David's broadcasting career spans almost four decades.

David began his broadcasting career at age 17 in 1978 with his public radio service beginning in 1984. He had a successful run as Program Director at WCBE-FM in Columbus, Ohio. For almost 10 years he served as the station manager at KUNR-88.7 FM from the University of Nevada, Reno, and then at WNCW-88.7 FM, the award-winning public radio station serving Asheville and Charlotte, NC and Greenville-Spartanburg, SC.

But the deep south is home. David was born in New Orleans and raised in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Radio-Television-Film from the University of Southern Mississippi. He joined WRKF as the President and General Manager in 2006.

David's wife Sonya is the Public Relations Coordinator & Events Manager for the East Baton Rouge Parish Library.  His daughter Tessa attends Westdale Heights Academic Magnet Elementary.

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