FAIRFIELD — WSHU Public Radio announced the hiring of A. Rima Dael as station manager. In this newly-created position, Rima will report to longtime General Manager George Lombardi and will work to define and meet strategic priorities, build capacity, and ensure long-term sustainability. She will play a pivotal role in positioning WSHU Public Radio for the future.
Rima has over 25 years of experience working with nonprofit organizations in Public Media, Arts, Education & the Human Service sectors. She came to WSHU from New England Public Radio, where she was the executive director of development & major gifts and helped negotiate the strategic alliance between WGBY TV and New England Public Radio. Rima is passionate about the essential role of public media in our communities and the transformational power of the arts.