His voice has been a part of the Milwaukee radio airwaves for the past two
decades. You may have also seen him on WISN, Channel 12.
Van McNeil, a native Midwesterner, took a short one-hour drive north in
1997; fell in love with a beautiful place called Wisconsin and made it his
He’ll get you home with lots of music, fun and useful information weekday
afternoons from 3pm – 7pm on 101.3 WIBD and AM 1470.
As an award winning multimedia professional with more than 20 years of
experience, Van has worked for a handful of radio and television stations in
the Midwest playing the hits and reporting on various events and pop culture
information along with producing audio, video and written / digital content
for various platforms on a local and national level.
He volunteers his time to various charitable events throughout the Midwest
and serves on the executive board of the This Time Tomorrow Foundation,
an organization that uses music and the arts to help and inspire those dealing
Van also speaks to elementary, middle and high schools about the
importance of education and what it takes to make it in the radio, television
and sports business.
He also serves as the Public Address Announcer for the Milwaukee Wave
Professional Soccer Team and the Milwaukee Milkmen Professional
Van is a proud father that resides in Milwaukee where he keeps up with a
wide variety of hobbies that range from all things kid oriented to hanging
with family and friends, cooking, wine drinking, home improvement, hiking,
biking, bowling, baseball, camping, disc golf, video games, tennis, pinball
and more… LOTS more!
Need a good laugh? Ask him to share one of his many adventures /
misadventures when you see him out and about or send him an email at