Joel hosts and produces local public affairs on-air programming on Closer Look for 40+ K-LOVE and Air1 radio stations in Oklahoma, Texas, Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana, Iowa, Nebraska and Illinois. In the past, he’s also been heard on stations all across the USA.

Prior to joining K-LOVE and Air1 in 2010, Joel worked for 12 years at radio stations in Kansas City and Oklahoma City.

He’s also a sportswriter and sports broadcaster. Joel has covered high school, small college and minor league sports since the mid-1990s for a handful of radio stations and newspapers in Oklahoma and Indiana.

Currently, Joel co-hosts a statewide high school football scoreboard show “Friday Night Finals” on the Oklahoma News Network. He also does some play-by-play for Oklahoma City University baseball.

Joel also works in a behind-the-scenes role with the Oklahoma City Dodgers minor league baseball team, inputting game statistics and acting as the official scorer.

He also finds it odd to write in third person.