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Shawn C.

Founder and General Manager
Chicago, IL, USA


Shawn Campbell is the founder and General Manager of CHIRP Radio. She has more than two decades of broadcast experience, including eight years as program director at Chicago's WLUW, and a stint as a producer and reporter at WBEZ. She's also been a news writer and anchor, a DJ, a music director, and a news director. She has a B.A. in Speech Communication/Theatre from North Central College and an M.A. in Radio/Television/Film from Northwestern University.

Prior to becoming CHIRP's first employee in March of 2012, Campbell served as President of the Board of Directors for nearly five years. During that time, she led a White House meeting on the low-power FM broadcast issue with President Obama's technology team.

In addition to her General Manager duties, she currently hosts a CHIRP show on Saturdays from 12-2pm.