Great leaders leave a legacy that will influence generations.

Join us in celebrating Neil Stavem who is retiring July 1st after 46 years of dedicated service to Northwestern Media.

Neil started working at KTIS in the Twin Cities in 1976. His assignments included KTIS morning show host for five years, afternoon host for nine years, then serving in several capacities with the Skylight Satellite Network and Northwestern Media. Some of his roles at Faith Radio Network included host of Connecting Faith, Director of Programming, and Station Manager.

Neil says,

“I’m filled with gratitude for the privilege of being a part of this work, for the growth I’ve experienced personally, the growth of the media ministry, and for the good friends I’ve worked with along the way.”

Jason Sharp, Senior Vice President for Media at Northwestern, reflects on Neil’s tenure at Northwestern Media,

“After serving nearly 46 years at Northwestern, Neil Stavem is truly a legend. His love for God, Faith Radio, and his team will be greatly missed.”

Neil has made a significant impact throughout his career and his legacy will continue for many years to come.

If you would like to send Neil a personal note, you can email him directly at, or mail it to 3003 Snelling Ave N. Roseville, MN 55113 ATTN: Neil Stavem.