Dan Bindert, an on-air and behind-scenes veteran of public radio stations in Chicago and northwest Indiana, has been named station manager of WDCB FM 90.9, the College of DuPage’s public radio/jazz outlet.
Starting Monday, he succeeds Scott Wager, who retired in July after more than 30 years at the station.
Bindert most recently was vice president of radio operations at Lakeshore Public Media’s WLPR FM 89.1 in Merrillville. Earlier this year, he overhauled the station’s weekday lineup, adding hours for NPR’s “Morning Edition” and “All Things Considered.” He also launched on-air membership drives. Continue reading