|Lisa M. Earls
Special Projects Manager
| Greg Slavik
A former FedEx Sales Executive, Greg moved to the Ozarks 7 years ago from central Florida. He is passionate about building strong client relationships, while leading a first class sales organization at Earls Family Broadcasting. Although he remains a Florida Gator fan, he has adopted the local teams while enjoying his hobbies of motorcycling, golfing and boating. He and wife Roz have been married for over 44 years, and they have 3 children and awaiting their 8th grandchild. Greg walks 30 minutes every day for health and loves to work hard and play hard and promote everything pertaining to the Ozarks while giving back as much as possible to his community. He is a 4th degree Knight of Columbus and a member of the Branson/Hollister Rotary.
Sue Braun, Director of Sales, has been with Earls Family Broadcasting since 2011. Born in Niagara Falls, NY, Sue has called the Ozarks (Kimberling City, MO) home since 1977. Sue has over 20 years’ experience in many different types of media sales and leads the sales team at Earls Family Broadcasting “Growing businesses is what we do at Earls Family Broadcasting,” says Sue, “and there is no business too large or too small.” Please call one of our expert Marketing Consultants for customized solutions for your business!
Janet is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma with a degree in theatre. She loves the Lord, her family, her great friends, Oklahoma Sooner sports, travel, Broadway musicals and fix-it shows. At the end of the day, she looks forward to spending quality time with her kids; Boomer, Bailey and Punkin. Janet
KRZK Program Director
Greg joined Earls Family Broadcasting in 1988 and has served the company in various capacities through the years including sales, news, on-air, and technical operations. He continues to write and produce the the long running “Ozark Mountain Gems” program. Greg enjoys DIY projects around the house, and working with various church and community events.
Program Director/ On-Air
Josh Grisham was born in the St. Lukes Hospital and is from Branson, MO. His hobbies include: movies, music, gaming, news, technology, and gadgets. He serves Earls Family Broadcasting as the assistant program director, morning host on My 100.1, a giver of humor, a mediator, and the microwave inspection tech.
Rob was born and raised in Harrison and loves the Ozarks… especially the lakes! He is married to the love of his life, has one daughter, loves being a grandpa! He has worked with KHOZ / The Z for six years now and loves getting to be a part of a wonderful team.
Operations Manager/ Sports Director
Scott McCaulley joined Earls Family Broadcasting in 1990 and has been the stations’ voice of sports ever since. Scott has also served in various other capacities with EFB including hosting the KOMC Garage Sale Program. Scott currently serves as Operations Manager for EFB and hosts At Your Service for 106.3 KRZK in addition to Sports Play by Play and Reporting and Coordinating Political Programming. Scott served as Ward One Alderman and Mayor Pro-Tem for the City of Hollister from 1997-2011 and also served on other area committees as well as the Missouri Municipal League Board of Directors. Scott and his wife Karen live in Branson with their four boys (Dachshunds Gus, Max, Murphy, and Buster) and attend church at First Baptist Forsyth.
| Alex Webster
Alex was born and grew up in England Where he trained in Theatre and performed in some of the biggest shows including the 12 Irish Tenors with which he toured the world before being brought with the show to Branson . He fell in love with the area and decided to make it his home and has lived here for the past 10 years.
A passionate soccer player and fan, he has his own soccer school here in Branson called “First Class Soccer”.
While in England he worked in television and radio as a host for a variety of different shows and is excited to back working in broadcasting again with Earls family Broadcasting and My 100.1 as the host of the weeknight evening show.
Sam Clanton has many years of experience in broadcast and print news since graduating from College of the Ozarks with a degree in Mass Communications and Music. Sam also writes songs and plays mandolin and guitar in several bands in the area. He has a son, Elijah, who he loves very much.
Tim Church was born in St. Peters, Mo. but grew up in the small town of Alton, Mo. During high school Tim found a love for communications and established himself as a performer and public speaker. Tim graduated from Alton High School in 2009 and continued his education at College of the Ozarks in Point Lookout, Mo. In 2013 Tim graduated from C of O with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts, a major in Journalism and a minor in Media Production. Within five days of his college graduation Tim returned to his hometown and began working as the Assistant News Director for the Ozark Radio Network in West Plains, Mo.; where he stayed until January 2015. In the spring of 2014 Tim was nominated for his first Missouri Broadcasters Association award and received a Certificate of Merit in the Feature News category. In March 2015 Tim began his journey in the News Department at Earls Family Broadcasting and loves every millisecond of it. Tim is a huge movie buff and comic book nerd.. In his spare time he enjoys watching movies, reading comic books, collecting comic memorabilia, and half price shakes after 8. You can join Tim and his adventurous news and nerdy life by following him on Instagram @imaprofessionalnerd.
Shannon joined the News Department in March. She is also the host of the Reach on KRZK.She is new to Ozark Mountain Country, but graduated from Missouri State University in Springfield with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Environmental Sciences. She is also a founding member of the production company Carbon Trace Productions.Shannon came to us from KTTS in Springfield where she was the overnight reporter. Before that, she worked as a reporter at NPR in Springfield and was the Editor of springfieldreport.com.She says she is happy to join the team at Earls Family Broadcasting and is excited about the opportunity to write long form, multimedia reports. You can reach her on Facebook or Twitter with @ShannonCay.
Charita is married with two kids who are both fabulous. Charita joined Earls Family Broadcasting in 2005.
Jenny started her radio career in Minnesota in 1986. She enjoys living by the lake with her husband, Bill, traveling, gardening, etertaining, spending time with family and friends, and enjoying the antics of their ‘fur-child,’ Casper. Their daughter, her husband, and two wonderful grandkids still live in Minnesota. Jenny joined the Earls Family Broadcasting Marketing Department in June of 1992.
Harland joined the marketing team in November of 2006. In his spare time, he enjoys cooking. Harland’s favorite quote is: “Failure is only temporary.”
Shelly joined the marketing team in March of 2005. Outside of sales, her biggest hobby is travelling. “I’ve been to Hawaii, Tahiti, all over Europe, China, Australia, Mexico and all over the United States. I’m a firm believer that God blesses those who bless Him.”
| Kim Green
Michelle joined Earls Family Broadcasting in March of 2014 as a Marketing Consultant. She is here to help you develop a plan that will aid in promoting your business. When she’s not hard at work for her clients, Michelle is found frequenting the creeks and rivers that the beautiful Ozarks have to offer. This usually in her kayak with Daisy, her beloved golden retriever, along with a fishing pole. Get in touch with Michelle to find out which broadcasting solution will meet your needs!
CarlaTate@TVCBranson.comCarla joined Earls Family Broadcasting in July of 2016 as a Marketing Consultant. As a previous business owner with over 20 years of sales experience she provides her clients with a fresh, fun approach to make their business stand out.
Her marketing plans can consist of radio, television, social media, and home show.
When not hard at work you might find Carla on the back of a boat fishing bass tournaments, piecing a quilt, or enjoying live music, no matter what you find Carla doing, her pet lizard Thor is sure to be close. Give Carla a call to get out of the box and take your business from ordinary to extraordinary. 417-332-7101
Assistant Operations Manager
Stefanie joined the Radio team as an intern in June 2012. It went so well, she came on as a board operator in August 2012 with the Sports Broadcast Team. She graduated from College of the Ozarks in May 2013. When home she love spending time with her dog Meeco, reading a good book or watching a Green Bay Packers game. She holds dear one of her grandfather’s many talks with her throughout the years: “Giving 100% is just a starting point. Push yourself, never stop learning and never ever let anyone tell you that you can’t achieve something, because only you can hold yourself back. You may have to go about it in a different way, but nothing is impossible as long as you push yourself!”
Born in Springfield Missouri and raised in the Galena area, a 1979 graduate of Galena High School. Office Manager for Earls Family Broadcasting, employed April 1997. Married to Clarke Whitted and a resident of Branson since 1990. Three wonderful children, Lindsay, Kristin and Derek and love of life granddaughter Kinley Tate. Member of and pianist for Grace Baptist Church in Galena. I enjoy time spent with my family most of all, especially my granddaughter. I also enjoy gardening, home projects and antiques and playing with our three dogs, Reuben, Spanky and Bucky.
Debbie starting working for EFB in 2011. She had worked in retail for 26 years. She decided to change her career. It’s so exciting to work with great people and meet and greet everyone that comes through the front door. Her husband Marvin and her have been married 25 years. They have 2 awesome children, and 3 grandchildren. Their dog Gus that just turned 10 years old. Her family enjoys the lake and spending time together
Kristen joined Earls Family Broadcasting as an intern in January 2006. “It worked out so well, they kept me!” Originally from Oklahoma, Kristen is still a devout Sooner fan. She loves the Branson life and considers taking in shows at Grand Country or a day at Silver Dollar City a relaxing getaway. Kristen also enjoys working in the children’s department at Bridge of Faith Community Church where she teaches pre-school and the kid’s drama team.
Digital Media Manager
Charley joined Earls Family Broadcasting as a intern in April 2013. After his internship he was hired and he decided to settle in Branson. He enjoys hanging out with Friends and going to see the shows in Branson. He lives at home with his pet fish named Albert.
| Jon Forrest
Robert moved back to Branson in 2013 and began working at The Vacation Channel in 2014. He has been working with computers for over thirty years. He is also a professional musician.He is an avid hiker and loves the great outdoors. He is presently the I.T. Technician here at The Vacation Channel.