Karl is a husband, pastor, author, conference speaker and adventurer. His passion for spiritual awakening runs through them all. He's had diverse life experiences, like completing the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race at the age of 18, coaching a track team in South Africa, and pastoring churches in Chicago and Alaska. He loves to have conversations about life change through Jesus Christ over a good cup of coffee.
Ally is the co-host of Karl and Crew Mornings and is passionate about communicating the gospel of Jesus Christ through powerful storytelling. She earned a Master’s Degree in Journalism from DePaul University and got her start in broadcasting as a television news reporter. Ally is an avid basketball fan and has lived in four different countries alongside her husband Henry, who enjoyed a long professional basketball career in Europe. Ally recently launched Project Surplus, a feature-writing website that exists to proclaim and tell the wonders of God, and the stories of His people. The mother of two, Ally and her family currently reside in Chicago.
Diana is a seasoned and awarded Chicago radio veteran, with several years behind the mic. She is currently the Coordinating Producer for Karl and Crew Mornings, plus traffic and sports reporter. Diana is a graduate of the University of Evansville, and was blessed to study in England. She is also a host on Moody Radio's Praise and Worship Channel, and she was a contributor to the This is the Day podcast. Diana is an advocate for orphan care and foster parenting, and her passions include missions in South America, the Chicago Cubs, and her Greek heritage. During her free time, Diana enjoys theater, dance, writing her blog ('Mom' ents), and time with her family.
Hannah is the Sound Engineer and Digital Content Editor for Karl and Crew Mornings. Born and raised in Chicagoland, she graduated from Moody Bible Institute with a counseling degree. She is now studying to get her MA in clinical mental health counseling. Her husband John Miller is also a Moody graduate and serves as a youth pastor at Judson Baptist Church. Along with serving on the Crew, Hannah hosts Moody Radio’s feature, “That’s Real with Hannah Lynn.” That’s Real is a one-minute dose of encouragement and advice to young adults who want to love and live God’s Word. Hannah is passionate about art, fashion, and culture. She describes her life with Jesus Christ as once being blind but now seeing in full color.
Jonathan has an educational background in communications, but that wasn’t always where he thought his life would go. Although his plans were to originally work in law enforcement, God shook him up and showed him something beautiful in the world of radio. Jonathan loves to teach the Word of God to help others grow in their walk with Christ. He is the husband to his loving wife, Shannon, and is a die-hard fan of the Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bears.
Start your day with spiritual encouragement, fresh conversation, and the power of prayer. Join Karl and Crew weekdays from 5 to 9 a.m. Moody Radio in Chicago.