Carole Howley Simmons

Salem Media Group Boston General Manager Pat Ryan retires after 24 years with the company. Ryan is succeeded by Carole Howley Simmons, rising from GSM at the cluster.

“Throughout Carole’s tenure she has proven herself to be a creative and compassionate leader, skills that will serve her well as GM,” Salem Regional VP Jeff Reisman said in a release. “Carole brings a wealth of local market knowledge and tenacity that will be instrumental in growing the Salem Boston radio stations/digital services to their full potential.”