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Our Broadcasters


Chris Michael – ATVN Sports Director
Chris Michael is the ATVN Sports Director responsible for leading ATVN’s  on-air sports broadcast team, including:  baseball, football & basketball games.  In addition, he is the Producer of the ATVN Sports Talk Show and Take 5(View Chris’ weekly blog).  (Listen to the weekly podcast).
Gary Laubach, Lafayette College Broadcaster
Gary began his broadcasting career with Twin County in 1972. Twin County eventually became C-TEC and then ATVN. Gary is currently a Sports Broadcaster for Lafayette College.  (View Gary’s weekly blog).
Devin Almonte
Devin Almonte joined the ATVN team in 2018. Pursuing her passion for television and news after starting a family in 2008, she thoroughly enjoys her blended career working as a TV host, broadcaster, product expert, actress, and print model. In addition to appearing on ATVN, she can be seen as an on-air host for QVC in their health and wellness space. Always busy, she also manages her lifestyle blog and product services division, Life Assembled,which is a destination for “everything health and wellness”.  When Devin’s not working, you’ll usually find her at the gym or enjoying quiet time at home with family, friends and her two dogs.
Scott Barr – Broadcaster
Scott began his broadcast career with ATVN in 1985, and serves as the studio’s expert for wrestling and tennis broadcasts. In addition, he has been part of the broadcast team for a wide range of other sports including baseball, football, basketball, lacrosse, kickboxing, soccer and boxing. In 1997, Scott authored a book about the District XI Wrestling Tournament called “Wrestling Country,” and has been a part of many conference, district and state championship broadcasts. Each year, he also serves as a co-host of the Dream Come True Telethon. Scott lives in the Lehigh Valley with his wife, Melissa, and their four children, from pre-school to college age!
Dan Mowdy
Dan has hosted ATVN’s “Community Spotlight” for more than 10 years, and has worked behind microphones in five countries and on four continents.  Originally from New York, he enjoys the dynamics and diversity of all of the regions that Astound serves. When it comes to putting together a weekly interview show, no one values the challenge of “keeping it fresh” more than Dan.
Tony Ortiz – Host of Nuestro Valle
Born in Mexico, Jose  Antonio (Tony) moved to the United States, eventually settling in the Lehigh Valley.  He joined a fellowship program at WLVT-PBS 39, embarking on a successful television career as director, producer and host of several public affairs shows showcasing the Mexican, Latino and African American communities. He has served as producer and host of ATVN’s Nuestro Valle  program since 2008. Tony lends his voice for commercial and instructional videos as well as acting in commercials for various agencies. Tony has worked with organizations as diverse as the United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley, AIDSNET, Rising Tide CLF, Latin Alliance of the Lehigh Valley and as past president of the Mexican Cultural Center in Philadelphia. He also performs with the Lehigh University Choral Arts.
Tom Braun – Media Specialist and Parade Commentator
Tom is a teacher in the Bethlehem School District who assists ATVN with special events as a media specialist and parade commentator.
Tony Cocca – Broadcaster
Tony has been on the coaching scene since 1972, serving as a football coach at the high school and college levels. Tony was the Head Coach at Whitehall High School for nine seasons, winning the league and District XI crowns. He was also a successful Head Softball Coach and has worked with ATVN as a sideline reporter. Tony is currently part of ATVN ‘s football broadcast team.
Keith Groller, The Morning Call/ATVN Sports Talk
Keith has been covering sports at The Morning Call since 1979 and has won numerous community service awards in the Lehigh Valley in his career.  He was The Morning Call’s “Publisher’s Excellence” award winner in 1999, a two-time winner for digital excellence and has been inducted into the Lehigh Valley Basketball Hall of Fame, the Lehigh Valley Sports Hall of Fame, the Blue Mouantain Baseball League Hall of Fame and the Dieruff High School Hall of Fame for his coverage.  Groller and his wife of 34 years, Margie, have three children and three grandchildren.
Buddy Lesavoy – Pennsylvania Crossfire Host
Buddy hosts “Pennsylvania (PA) Crossfire”, a weekly half-hour program that is produced at the Astound Studios for the Lehigh Valley Tax Limitation Group.  The participants on the program discuss contemporary topics which are in the news. 
John Leone – Color Commentator
John has been an ATVN Sportscaster since 1997, when he joined Gary Laubach as color commentator for Lafayette basketball coverage on the Lafayette Sports Network.  He is a former basketball coach at Lafayette College.
Michael Joseph- Color Analyst
Michael has been a Color Analyst for ATVN for 8 years. Mike coached Division 1-AA football for Villanova University in 1990-91, where he received his Masters degree in Education, and B.S. Degree in Industrial Engineering at Lafayette College where he served as Defensive Backfield Coach and Recruiting Coordinator from 1992-2000. He holds the All-Time record for Interceptions at Lafayette and was an All-Patriot League selection at defensive back in 1987. A Parkland High School product, Mike played quarterback and safety and catcher on the Parkland baseball team, and was all-conference both his junior and senior years, in both baseball and football. Mike resides in Bloomsbury, NJ with his wife Christine, and three children, Peyton, Caroline and Tyler.
Tom Stoudt – Color Commentator
Tom began his broadcasting career with ATVN in 2010 as the analyst for high school basketball alongside Gary Laubach. He served 15 years as a basketball coach at his alma mater, Dieruff High School in Allentown. Additionally Tom saw much success as an AAU boys basketball coach, leading the Lehigh Valley Wildcats (2003-2005) and the Lehigh Valley Heat (2007). He guided these teams to four consecutive national tournaments. Since 1994 Tom has been employed by the Allentown School District as a Home and School Visitor. He and his wife, Nilsa, reside in Northampton. They have two sons, Tom and Travis, and three grandchildren, Sophia, Ella, and Grayson.

Randy Kane – Color Commentator
Randy began with ATVN in the late 1970’s when it was Twin County Cable as a color commentator for local auto racing telecasts. Randy has remained with ATVN since and is now the lead announcer for local auto racing programs. Randy lives in Berks County with his wife, Carol. In January 2012, a grandson, Chase, arrived. Randy grew up in Allentown, PA. and graduated in 1971 from William Allen High School. As an auto racing journalist, Randy writes weekly columns for Area Auto Racing News in Trenton, NJ and with the Allentown, PA based Morning Call.  As a freelance journalist, Randy has written numerous magazine articles in many national publications and won honors and awards for writing. Randy worked for 17-years as an auto racing announcer for ATVN covering Nazareth Raceway and Nazareth Speedway prior to doing races at Flemington Fair Speedway in Flemington, NJ for three seasons. Since 2000, he’s been broadcasting from Grandview Speedway in Bechtelsville, PA annually on ATVN as the lead auto racing ATVN announcer.
Mike Feltenberger, Color Analyst – Grandview Speedway
Mike began his Grandview Racing broadcasting career at ATVN in 2009 as a partner to Randy Kane. Since then, Mike has also co-hosted several ATVN Sports Talk programs from the Allentown Fair that were devoted to auto racing.  Mike resides in Reading with his wife Mena and is a 1973 graduate of Reading High School. Auto racing has been virtually Mike’s entire life. He is currently employed at Speedway Entertainment which promotes auto racing at the Action Track USA at the Kutztown Fairgrounds. He is also the chief starter at the Action Track and works the Indoor Racing Series for Sammons Motorsports. Mike has an established resume as an auto racing photographer with numerous local and national awards and honors.  In the 1980s and early 1990s Mike was the lap-by-lap announcer for the Tri Track Series (Grandview, Penn National and Big Diamond) broadcasts on the former WHUM and WAGO AM radio stations in Reading.  Mike has attended Grandview Speedway as a fan and media member since 1968. He was also the assistant starter at the track from 1989 until 2000 – before getting back behind the camera as both a racing photographer and an ATVN broadcaster.
Ryan Nunamaker – Color Commentator
Ryan was born and raised in the Lehigh Valley. As a product of the District XI wrestling community, Ryan wrestled at Nazareth High School from 1988 to 1992, and then went on to wrestle for North Carolina State University. After graduating from college, Ryan began a teaching and coaching career in the Parkland School District. At the high school level, Ryan was an assistant coach at Parkland for four years, and he held the head coaching position from 2004 – 2017. In 2017, Ryan began his commentating career as a high school wrestling analyst for ATVN Sports. In addition to his position with ATVN, Ryan currently teaches mathematics at Parkland High School and resides in Schnecksville.
Okezie Alozie – Broadcaster
Okezie joined ATVN’s broadcasting team in 2021 as a Sideline Reporter. The Freedom High School product graduated from the University at Buffalo in 2016 where he served as Team Captain while playing Division I FBS football. He was named an All–American Honorable Mention by Pro Football Focus and All–MAC selection in 2015 as a Safety & Linebacker. Okezie resides in the Lehigh Valley with his family and coaches 7on7 football for Diamond Athletics.
Josh Young – Sideline Reporter
Josh is a proud product of Bethlehem Area School District, graduating from Freedom High School in 2013. During his time at Freedom, he played football, wrestling, and track, and went on to be a two-sport collegiate athlete in wrestling and football at Franklin & Marshall College. He has two younger brothers who graduated Freedom and went on to play NCAA D1 sports at Columbia University and Harvard University.
Artie Freeman – Host of “Take-5″ and Movie Vault Extra”
Artie has dedicated himself to bridging racial and cultural gaps in the community on “Take-5” by establishing dialogues with people in all walks of life. He is the Producer and Host of “Movie Vault Extra”, in which he introduces classic films. His extensive knowledge of film history is on display as he shares interesting behind-the-scenes information regarding the “Movie Vault” films that we broadcast.
Megan Kane – Basketball Announcer
Megan joined the ATVN team in 2021 after serving as a successful basketball coach in the Lehigh Valley at the high school and college level. Megan, a Hall of Fame inductee at Berwick High School and the University of Delaware, had an outstanding playing career scoring over 2,000 points in high school and over 1,000 in college. She was also selected as UD Outstanding Senior Female Athlete of the Year. Megan is currently a teacher at Southern Lehigh High School and enjoys spending time with her husband Todd, and her two children, Felix and Ricki Ann.
Brittany Thomas – Basketball Analyst
Brittany joined the ATVN team in 2021. She has previously been a basketball coach in the Lehigh Valley at the high school and college level. Brittany was a member of the girls basketball team at Catasauqua High School, where she is a 1,000-point scorer as well as a member of the East Stroudsburg Women’s basketball team through college. Brittany is currently a health coach and spin instructor at 6YCLE Allentown and enjoys spending time with her husband Morgan, and her three children, Tanner, Presley, and Tate.


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