Public Radio Lifer By Martha Woodroof • Jun 27, 2013 ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email Al. Still doing radio. Photo credit: Jim Bishop And our new leader. Meet Al Bartholet, formerly (and "since forever") of WKSU public radio --who is the new head of WMRA. His 7th grade essay about "what I want to be when I grow up" actually panned out. He wanted to do radio. Listen Listening... / 17:30 (webtext:tw) Related Program: The Spark Related Content Tom DuVal Retires 3 years ago Is This Too Racy For Radio? 4 years ago Scholarly Journal's Twittery New Look 3 years ago Creepy Junk Shop Story 3 years ago Martha's Hollywood Near-Miss 3 years ago Kate Tamarkin 4 years ago Doug Harwood - "Doing Radio" 4 years ago View the discussion thread.