Birthdate: July 6th
Birthplace: Peoria, IL
Favorite Artist(s): So many that it's hard to name just one
Favorite Music: I listen to anything from urban gospel to southern soul
Favorite Movie(s): Let's Do It Again, Uptown Saturday Night, Don't Look Back: The Satchel Paige Story, Hoosiers
Favortie Cartoon(s): Fat Albert, Tennessee Tuxedo, Archies, Woody Woodpecker, Popeye, Little Rascals, Dennis the Menace, Heathcliff, Looney Tunes
Favorite TV Show(s): Cosby Show, Honeymoooners, Martin, Living Single, Different World, Diff'rent Strokes, Carol Burnett & Friends, Good Times, What's Happenin'!!, Happy Days, the Lucy Show, Dobie Gillis, Family Feud, the Price Is Right
How did you start in radio?: Started when I met John Williams in a Peoria Chiefs baseball game in '87; I asked about the basics of radio (how to get started, who to talk to, etc.) and to test the waters, since he had to leave early from the game, he asked could in call in a do a play-by-play of what happened during the 7th-9th inning of the chiefs game; after the call and speaking to hundreds and thousands of people, he gave me a free pizza and as they say in radio, the rest is history.
How long have you been in radio?: 5 years (4 1/2+ years on 'VEL)
Hobbies: playing sports ( baseball, floor hockey, volleyball, football, softball), traveling, listening to music, going to sporting or area events, shopping
Favorite Food: soul food
Favorite Scripture: Phil. 4:13 "I can do all things through Christ that strengthen me"
Favorite Sports Teams: Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bears, Kansas City Chiefs, Chicago Bulls, Fighting Illini, Any HBCU College(s)
Favorite Vacation Spot: anywhere south!!