DeLoss Jahnke became network anchor/broadcast editor with RFD Radio Network in March, 2015. A veteran farm broadcaster, DeLoss helps report, write, edit and anchor RFDRN programs, provide content for FarmWeekNow.com/RFDRN website, mobile app, and daily e-newsletter and other IFB communications platforms. He assists in coordinating and conducting remote broadcasts, assists in network operations, and relations with more than 80 RFDRN radio station affiliates throughout Illinois.
Previously, DeLoss served as agribusiness director with RFDRN affiliates WMBD-AM/FM and WIRL-AM/FM in Peoria. His career path inclues communications specialist with the National FFA Organization, and as farm broadcaster for the Brownfield and Kansas Ag Networks. He serves as east region director of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting.
DeLoss comes from a five-generation crop and livestock farm. He holds a master's degree in Business Administration from Butler University and a bachelor of science degree in Agricultural Journalism from Kansas State University.