News Director Rick Hadley Exits WBAP-KLIF/Dallas For Job With School District
June 25, 2015 at 5:05 PM (PT)
CUMULUS News-Talk WBAP-A and KLIF-A/DALLAS-FT. WORTH News Director is leaving the stations to join the GRAPEVINE-COLLEYVILLE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT as Exec. Dir./Communications, starting JULY 20th. At GCISD, HADLEY replaces MEGAN OVERMAN.
"I'm extremely excited to be joining the GRAPEVINE-COLLEYVILLE ISD team,” said HADLEY, who joined WBAP as morning news producer in the '90s and became News Director in 2002. “Throughout the hiring process I have been impressed with (Superintendent) Dr. (ROBIN) RYAN and the leadership team's enthusiasm and commitment to an innovative, top-quality education for all. GCISD has many success stories and I'm looking forward to helping tell those stories. I can't wait to get to know the trustees, principals, teachers, my communications team and other staff members in the district as we serve the community together.
“RICK HADLEY has a proven track record of success in the competitive radio market and we are excited to welcome him to GCISD,” said RYAN. “HADLEY’s background as a reporter, anchor, producer and news director, provides him with a unique perspective that will aid our district as we continue to strengthen and enhance our communications and online presence.”