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2019 Clergy Appreciation Dinner

Source: Brayden Bridgeman / Radio One Indy

(Indianapolis, IN…October 22, 2019) – Effective immediately Deidre Gray has been promoted at Radio One as Director of Faith Based & Non-Profit Relations.

Regional Vice President Deon Levingston states, “Deidre has been with the Radio One Family servicing our faith and non-profit community for years and has shown passion while dedicating focus to our client and listener base. We are proud to announce her promotion during Clergy Appreciation Month exhibiting parallels to strengthen our dedication to the community that we serve.”

The LIGHT, Indy’s Source for Inspiration & Praise, will host an exclusive event for our LIGHT Program Partners on Tuesday, October 22nd at the beautiful Michael’s Soul Kitchen in Downtown Indianapolis. Radio One is saluting local clergy on-air and online to thank them for all that they do with us and for our community. This exclusive gathering also includes a Meet Our Team panel, hosted by Karen Vaughn, Operations Manager; Tina Cosby, Community Affairs Director & host of Community Connection and Gray.

Deidre “Dee Dee” Gray is the epitome of a “Church Girl” – as the eldest daughter of a Gospel music loving Sunday School teacher and a Gospel quartet singing ordained deacon! A native of Fort Wayne, Indiana, Dee Dee has called Indianapolis “home” for almost twenty years. She began her career at Radio ONE Indy in 2013. Dee Dee is a recipient of Urban ONE’s SPIRIT (Selfless. Professional. Inspiring. Reliable. Inventive. Team Player) Award for her active support of the Sales, Program & Promotion departments, quality customer care and creative consultation to community partners & clientele daily. She is a graduate of Ball State University with a Bachelor of Science in Religious Studies & Counseling Psychology. In 2018, Dee Dee earned her Master of Arts in Ministries with a focus in Strategic Leadership and Worship Arts from Indiana Wesleyan University’s Wesley Seminary. She is actively involved in her local ministry, Eastern Star Church, as well as the local church community at-large as a lay minister, worship leader, psalmist and volunteer. Dee Dee is also a member of the service sorority, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Yet, she expresses wholeheartedly that her greatest blessing is being the mother of her only son, Deontre, a graduate of The Ohio State University!