A 25-year veteran in media sales and and news has joined Lake Media as a multi-media sales executive.

A 25-year veteran in media sales and and news has joined Lake Media as a multi-media sales executive. Stacy Johnson, most recently on-air talent with Benne Media's The Mix 92.7, began with Lake Media Monday, Feb. 26. She will primarily represent Vacation News and Lake Media's digital products.

Johnson has more than two decades of experience in sales and news. She's also worked eight years with 101.9 The Wave.

Johnson is a native of Villa Ridge, Mo., near Washington and Pacific. After graduating from Pacific High School, she attended Williams Woods University in Fulton on a softball scholarship before receiving a degree in business administration with a minor in communications.

Her first job was as a sales representative for The Union Missourian newspaper in Union, Mo. From there she entered the radio business with KKBS in Guymon, Okla., and later KS95 in Versailles. She was with 101.9 the Wave for eight years before spending four years with Benne Media. Johnson has been at the lake for 11 years.

She and her son, Brady Caran, 12, live in Lake Ozark.