Josh | Mornings, Production & Website
Listen to Josh Monday-Friday from 5:30-9am!
Length of time at LifeSongs: Uhm… how long ago was the 90s?
Favorite LifeSongs concert: Not too long ago I got to take my kids to see for KING & COUNTRY and it was so awesome to live that moment with them.
Favorite LifeSongs Artist: Impossible to answer … but right now, currently, I’m feeling Terrian, Cochren & Company and Blessing Offor!
Guilty Pleasure: Let’s just say I pray a lot before (and after) every single delicious meal at a local restaurant…
Favorite part of being in the LifeSongs family: Hands down – the most fun people to “work” with on the planet!
Favorite non-radio related activities: It used to be playing laser tag with friends. But then I turned 30. Now it’s playing ANYTHING with my two awesome kids or snuggling up for a Netflix binge with my wife, Elena.
One word that describes you: Strategery
To read more from Josh, check out our blog!
Courtney | Morning Show Co-Host
Listen to Courtney Monday-Friday from 5:30-9am!
Length of Time at LifeSongs: Not NEARLY long enough but technically about 95,400 seconds and counting….
Favorite LifeSongs Concert: I have only been to one (so far) and it was the WinterJam concert in 2016. It was my son’s first concert ever so that was really special.
Favorite LifeSongs Artist: I love them all but my favorite would have to be Sanctus Real because I can get my friends who don’t like contemporary worship music to vibe out to them.
Guilty Pleasure: I’m not that guilty about my pleasures 🙂
Favorite Part of Being in the LifeSongs Family: I’m a super-fan turned team member! Like what???!!! And also that I can share with people my testimony about how God will water your seeds and dreams when you aren’t able to do it yourself.
Favorite Non-Radio Related Activities: Googling random things, organizing my Google calendar (I just really like Google), Big Brother binge watching and devising a plan to finally become a professional beach volleyball player.
One Word That Describes You: Coachable (I’m upgrading from just being teachable.)
To read more from Courtney, check out our blog!
Libby | Afternoons, Program Director
Listen to Libby Monday-Friday from 3pm-7pm!
Length of time at LifeSongs: Since before the Saints had 2 quarterbacks named Billy Joe. (Remember that?)
Favorite LifeSongs concert: I’m bad at picking favorites, and they’ve all been wonderful for different reasons, but I have a special place in my heart for our annual Strike Out Hunger event. The folks at Rock ‘N Bowl always make this event fantastic, and it’s been really great to get to know the hearts of the artists who join us and our amazing listeners in helping our community through the efforts of Second Harvest.
Favorite Artist: Bob Ross
Guilty Pleasure: Dogs in costume. And babies wearing glasses. Oh, and kettle corn.
Favorite part of being in the LifeSongs family: Our amazing listeners and family of supporters! This really is the greatest community I could imagine being a part of.
Favorite non-radio related activities: Hanging out with my family & most things food-related.
One word that describes you: Hungry. (For kettle corn.)
To read more from Libby, check out our blog!
Julie | General Manager & Operations Coordinator
Listen to Julie every MidDay from 11am-3pm!
Length of time at LifeSongs: I’ve been with LifeSongs in New Orleans since 2000. But before that, in 1998, LifeSongs owned a small AM Southern Gospel station in Atlanta, that I worked at for a short time under the stage name of Rosie. True Story.
Favorite LifeSongs concert: The first LifeSongs concert after Hurricane Katrina. It could have been any artist, but it happened to be Chris Tomlin at the House of Blues. The morning of the concert, Chris Tomlin had heard New Orleans’ own Hack Bartholomew playing outside Cafe du Monde and invited him to open for the concert. That night was magical.
Favorite LifeSongs Artist: JJ Heller. Everything she’s ever done is perfection.
Guilty Pleasure: Reality tv!
Favorite part of being in the LifeSongs family: Working with lifelong friends.
Favorite non-radio related activities: Sleeping, eating, watching tv, playing with my son Finn & my husband Doug.
One word that describes you: Chatty.
To read more from Julie, check out our blog!
Jasmine | Social Media & Marketing
Length of time at LifeSongs: Since March 2017 🙂
Favorite LifeSongs concert: For King & Country!!!
Favorite LifeSongs Artist: Francesca Battistelli
Guilty Pleasure: Ice-cream!!
Favorite part of being in the LifeSongs family: Hearing from our listeners and being able to be a small part of the BIG thing God is doing through this ministry.
Favorite non-radio related activities: Spending time with my family and my dog Rollie. I also enjoy reading, writing, biking, and cooking.
One word that describes you: Honest
To read more from Jasmine, check out our blog!
Nancy | Donor Relations
Length of time at LifeSongs: On and off for almost 2 Decades! (Yikes! Time flies when you’re having fun!)
Favorite Lifesongs Concert: Newsboys at Celebration Church (who doesn’t love a concert with a spinning drummer!)
Favorite Lifesongs Artist: I have a very eclectic love of Christian music from Skillet to for King and Country – I really like Hollyn too!
Guilty Pleasure: Anything with real bacon and bar-b-q flavored chips.
What do I Love about being back at Lifesongs? I Love the challenge of being around so many talented and creative people, and hoping to keep up. I Love that the Lifesongs family that I get to work with LOVE what they do and it shows! I also love being in a workplace where we get to talk about Jesus!
Favorite non- radio thing: I enjoy DIY projects, and thrift shopping I’m all about taking something old and making it look new. Our family is a bunch of foodies so we all love trying new foods and new places to eat.
One Word That Describes You: Grateful
To read more from Nancy, check out our blog!
Vance | Underwriting
Vance wants to connect your business, church, school and organization with LifeSongs!
Length of time at LifeSongs: Yeah about that… How about just call me the new guy.
Favorite LifeSongs concert: Newsboys
Favorite LifeSongs Artist: Newsboys & Crowder (I can’t pick between the two! Newsboys helped me find Jesus and Crowder is just amazing).
Guilty Pleasure: Playing sound tech for EMPOWERED – a Christian rock band.
Favorite part of being in the LifeSongs family: The ability to work with amazing people all while being a small part of helping to spread the word of Jesus Christ.
Favorite non-radio related activities: Spending time with my amazing wife and two wonderful children!
One word that describes you: Devoted.
Want to talk with Vance about sponsoring LifeSongs with your business? Email [email protected]
Jennifer | Donor Relations/Office Assistant
Length of Time at LifeSongs: I’ve been listening since the day I gave my life to Jesus, which happens to be the day I moved to New Orleans in August 2014. I officially joined the staff in April of 2023.
Favorite Lifesongs Concert: Third Day at the Joy Theater in December 2014 – Because my husband gave his life to Jesus at that show!
Favorite Lifesongs Artist(s): MercyMe, Danny Gokey, TobyMac, Tenth Ave. North/Mike Donehey
Guilty Pleasure: Anything with melted cheese, especially mozzarella and parmesan.
Favorite part of being in the LifeSongs family: The freedom to worship the Lord at work and being around people who share my faith and values.
Favorite non- radio thing: I love spending time with my family and in the community! But I secretly love watching (reading) Korean dramas on Netflix. (I particularly enjoy the ones that haven’t been dubbed into English.)
One Word That Describes You: Loyal
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Elena | Donor Communications & Experience Coordinator
Length of Time at LifeSongs: I’ve been listening to Lifesongs since I was a teenager. It was always playing on the radio in the kitchen. I’ve been serving at concerts and meeting our wonderful listeners as “Josh’s wife” for many years now.
Favorite LifeSongs Concert: We took our kiddos to the King & Country concert. It was one of their first concerts and we had a great time!
Favorite LifeSongs Artist: Rend Collective and Francesca Battistelli
Guilty Pleasure: Pastries, candy, hot fries, and whatever is around late, after everyone goes to bed!
Favorite Part of Being in the LifeSongs Family: I love being a part of an awesome team that serves amazing listeners.
Favorite Non-Radio Related Activities: Going on adventures with my awesome family and discovering new yummy restaurants.
One Word that Describes You: Gryffindor!
To read more from Elena, check out our blog!