ABOUT KEN MILLS


Ken Mills in 2018
Ken Mills has operated Ken Mills Agency, LLC, since September 1997. 

The company provides consulting services to noncommercial radio stations, program producers and organizations that support public media. 

The company publishes Spark News, a blog that chronicles news, trends and opinions about public media, specifically public radio.


Ken Mills has worked in radio and media services since 1967. Ken worked in commercial radio and advertising for the first half of his career, and noncommercial public radio for the most recent 25 years.

KMA, LLC specializes in noncommercial program syndication, research and development of new programming, feasibility studies and audits of current projects for stakeholders.


KMA, LLC clients have included NPR, American Public Media (APM), CPB, PBS Newshour, WBEZ’s Sound Opinions, PRX, The Stanley Foundation, Public Radio Program Directors (PRPD) and Public Radio News Directors (PRNDI). KMA, LLC specializes in public radio news and Triple A music programming.



Ken currently represents American Routes, the nation’s leading American music, history and cultural program.  Based at Tulane University in New Orleans, American Routes is hosted by Nick Spitzer.