Ken Kolbe has returned to WGVU Public Media to serve as General Manger. He previously served as General Manager for WCMU for nearly five years.

Ken has been a professional broadcaster for over 40 years, including more than 20 years in public media. He was also an Adjunct Professor at Grand Valley State University for 15 years. Ken has won dozens of personal and team awards, including the Pioneer Award from the Michigan Association of Public Broadcasters for fostering innovation and inspiring creativity among public broadcasters.

Ken is a graduate of Central Michigan University, where he received a BAA degree in Broadcasting and Cinematic Arts, and Business Administration. He received his MBA from Grand Valley State University in 2002.