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Bernadette Boguski- Executive Director

Bernadette joined AM 1260 The Rock as a board member in the summer of 2016 and accepted the position of Executive Director in December of that year.  Bernadette holds a degree in journalism from Bowling Green State University and spent 17 years in publishing before moving to the non-profit sector, serving as the Development Director for Womankind Maternal and Prenatal Care Center, and as Associate Director of Advancement at St. Martin de Porres High School. Bernadette and her husband Richard reside in North Royalton with their 2 dogs, Scrappy and Peso, and are members of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Strongsville.  Contact Bernadette at (216) 227-1260 or

Leo Burkardt- Founding Board Member/Special Projects

Leo Burkardt is one of the founding members of AM1260 The Rock. He graduated from the University of Dayton in 1967 with a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering degree and worked at NASA in Cleveland in various capacities for 41 years. He is married to his wife Nancy and has one son and two granddaughters. He has a passion for Catholic Radio and works on special projects at AM 1260 The Rock. Contact Leo at 216-227-1260 or

Dan Deely- Production Manager

Dan is a native of Louisville, Ky, but moved here in 1984 to co host a morning radio show (at Majic 105.7) and has been here ever since! Over the years Dan has been a steady presence on the air at several different radio stations around Northeast Ohio and even spent about 12 years as a weekend weatherman on a couple of TV stations. Dan is thrilled to be able to use his 40 plus years of broadcast experience to further the Gospel and the message of The Church on AM 1260 The Rock. Dan and his wife Mary Jo have lived in Independence since 1990 and are members of St. Michael Church. Contact Dan at 216-227-1260 or

Trish Shaw- Accounting Coordinator

Trish Shaw joined Am 1260 the Rock in August of 2020 as the Accounting Coordinator.  Trish has a background in Nutrition with a BS from the University of Pittsburgh.   She spent many years as a manager and several years managing financials in a Food and Nutrition Department in hospitals.  She spent the last 5 years with the Augustine Institute helping parishes with resources through contacts with specialists. 

Trish, her husband Marty and daughter Gabbi are active members of Saint Ambrose Parish in Brunswick where they also reside.  Trish loves her Catholic Faith and attends Daily mass and adoration when possible.  She also facilitates various studies.  Trish is the leader of the Culture of Life Committee, Board Member and Communications Officer with Medina County Right to Life and a 40 Days for Life Captain.  Trish is looking forward to working at AM 1260 the Rock and serving in any way needed.  Contact Trish at 216-227-1260 or