Mary Ellen Kachinske

Programming veteran Mary Ellen Kachinske is named Operations Manager for Cumulus Media Providence. Kachinske will also serve as Program Director for AC “Lite Rock 105” WWLI. Kachinske was most recently Program Director at Hubbard “Mix 101.9” WTMX, where she spent 18 years before exiting in November 2018.

“After an exhaustive nationwide search, I am pleased to have Mary Ellen Kachinske joining the Cumulus Providence programming team,” VP/Market Manager Holly Paras said in a release. “The breadth of Mary Ellen’s experience will no doubt be felt immediately throughout the cluster. We look forward to her leadership and her ability to think strategically, in order to allow these well-established brands to continue to grow into the next decade.”