Carmina Barnett has always had a love for Gospel Music, so it was a natural progression for her to pursue a career where she could share that love with the world. She began her broadcasting career in 2000, and a year later, the door opened for her to join Dallas and Fort Worth’s only 24-hour Gospel Music Station, Heaven 97, KHVN. Eventually becoming the host of the Praise Drive and The Homegrown Gospel Show on Saturdays. Homegrown Gospel had been a tradition at KHVN for many years. Carmina served as Program Director and Director of Operations for the MBC Company in Dallas, leading their stations to win various awards, including Major Market Radio Station of the Year in 2011 for the Stellar Awards.
Her services most fulfill Carmina to the community. She is dedicated to contributing and having a positive impact. She has developed partnerships with many local schools, educational organizations, ministries, and nonprofit organizations and participates professionally and personally in various community activities. She has also received countless awards and accolades for her passion, wealth of programming experience, and creativity.
“Carmina has contributed so much to gospel radio and even the industry of gospel music,” said Charles Johnson – Director of KOKA. “I’m happy to be the first terrestrial radio station to welcome her new syndicated radio show. I know she’s going to be a great fit for our market on Sundays.”
Inspirations with Carmina will air Sunday from 3 P. M. to 5 P. M.