Ave Maria Radio Hosts

  • Vanessa Denha Garmo

    Vanessa Denha Garmo is the host of Epiphany that airs on Saturday at 11:30am and 3:00pm on Sunday. She is a Communications Strategist, Content Creator, Coach and Communications Evangelist with... Read more

  • Deal Hudson

    Deal W. Hudson is president of the Morley Institute for Church and Culture.  Dr. Hudson was formerly publisher and editor of Crisis Magazine and InsideCatholic.com and founder and president of... Read more

  • Peggy Stanton

    Peggy Stanton is a news correspondent, author, illustrator and painter, who served ABC-TV as the first woman news correspondent in Washington, DC. She has produced numerous video documentaries and has... Read more

  • Sr. Sarah Burdick

    Sister Sarah Burdick, S.G.L., Co-Host of Notes From Above, is an evangelist who has ministered to many people at missionary rallies in Eastern Europe and Africa She is the Director of Formation for... Read more

  • Henry Root

    Henry Root is the Operations Manager Emeritus of Ave Maria Radio and producer of Putting on the Mind of Christ and Christ is the Answer with Fr. John Riccardo.... Read more

  • Sr. Ann Shields

    Sister Ann Shields, S.G.L., is a noted speaker and author whose activities as an internationally known evangelist have taken her to Eastern Europe, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, the Caribbean,... Read more

  • Fr. John Riccardo

    Fr. John Riccardo was ordained a priest of the Archdiocese of Detroit in 1996.  He is the youngest of five children and a graduate of The University of Michigan. After working for several years... Read more

  • Sandra McDevitt

    Sandra McDevitt has been producing Catholic radio since 1992, beginning with "The Catholic Broadcast," the first Catholic program to air in the Ann Arbor area. EWTN Radio ran the show from 1998-2002.... Read more

  • Deacon Tom Loewe

    Deacon Tom Loewe, Co-Host of Notes From Above, is an ordained deacon with the Diocese of Lansing, Michigan.  Prior to coming to Ave Maria Radio, he worked as a Public Relations director for the... Read more

  • Theresa Hofer

    As host of the program “Christian Classics,” Theresa Hofer reads from the writings of the saints and other great works of Catholic and Christian literature. Thanks to the generous permissions... Read more

  • Peter Herbeck

    Peter Herbeck is the Vice President and Director of Missions for Renewal Ministries. Peter oversees the work of lay mission teams throughout the world who work to equip Catholic lay people,... Read more

  • Dr. Greg and Lisa Popcak

    Dr. Gregory Popcak, who co-hosts More2Life with his wife Lisa, is the Executive Director of the Pastoral Solutions Institute, an organization dedicated to helping Catholics find faith-filled solutions... Read more

  • Coleen Kelly Mast

    Coleen Kelly Mast, M.S., D.H.L., hosts Mast Appeal, on Ave Maria Radio. She is an enthusiastic speaker on family life topics, Catholic issues, motivation and inspiration.  Mast received an Honorary... Read more

  • Dr. Ray Guarendi

    Dr. Ray Guarendi is the father of 10, clinical psychologist, author, public speaker and nationally syndicated radio host.  His radio show― "The Doctor Is In" ― can be heard weekdays.  Please see... Read more

  • Teresa Tomeo

    Teresa Tomeo is an author, syndicated Catholic talk radio host, and motivational speaker with more than 30 years of experience in TV, radio and newspaper.  In the year 2000, she left the secular... Read more

  • Al Kresta

    Al Kresta is a broadcaster, writer and author who is, first of all, a missionary.  He is President and CEO of Ave Maria Radio and host of "Kresta in the Afternoon."  He draws upon his unique faith... Read more