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Dan Antonelli
Chairman of the Board

Dan Antonelli, brings more than forty years of strategic business and financial management experience to the ministries of EMF Broadcasting.

Dan earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan and shortly afterwards landed a job as an Internal Auditor with Kraft, Inc. and eventually became the Vice President of Finance. As Vice President, he gained experience managing hundreds of employees and hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue.

While at Kraft, Dan attended DePaul Graduate School of Business in Chicago, Illinois where he graduated with a master's degree in business administration, and Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts where he earned a P.M.D.

After taking the helm as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Canadian division of Kraft, Inc., Dan was appointed Vice President and General Manager of Kraft's Refrigerated Products business (cheese and margarine). He stayed at Kraft from 1974 - 1995.

From 1995 - 2008 Dan was the President and Chief Executive Officer of ACH Food Companies, Inc., a $1.5 billion revenue food business owned by Associated British Foods, an $11 billion London, England based food company.

In 2010, after serving for several years on the board, Dan joined Educational Media Foundation's Executive Leadership Team with the goal of recruiting and mentoring a new CFO. He also led a number of business development projects before retiring, and rejoining the board, in 2014.

Dan and his wife, Lynda, are active in their church in Memphis, TN. He has served on the board of directors for the Memphis Food Bank and Memphis Museum Systems, for which he was also a President of the Board of Trustees.