Brian Silva
Student Engineer

Brian Silva is a junior studying Communications at ESU. He is the current Student Engineer here at WESS Radio, and runs the show Brian on Broadway, the show brings you several different cast recordings from the many New York Broadway Shows through out the years as well as updated news of all things Broadway. You can catch this one-of-a-kind FM show Mondays from 2-4pm on WESS Radio!

 

 

 

 

 

Cory Nidoh
Station Manager

Cory Nidoh voices his opinions on the biggest stories in the MLB, NFL, NBA and NHL, on “Rush hour Sports.” Tune in to get a different view on topics that are taking the sports nation by storm, Wednesdays from 5 to 7 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sara Solares
Education Director

Sara is a junior at ESU. She is the Education Director here at WESS and plays classic rock, metal, metalcore, pop punk and pop on her show Pop Rok Radio!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jill Monica Station Manager

Jill Monica

Jill hosts the show “Voodoo Child” that takes you on a psychedelic journey back into the 60’s and 70’s every Wednesday night from 10 pm – 11 pm. She is currently a senior at ESU studying Communication Studies. Her show is all about good vibes and jamming to music your parents raised you with \m/

 

 

 

 

 

Greg Curtis

Greg Curtis
Training Director

Greg is the current Training Director, also know as Dj Gmoney and @g26curtis on Twitter. He is the DJ behind the Grunge Report and is part of HanginBang. He is a huge grunge and rock fan. He also enjoys weird/funny news stories, a good argument, and anything new in science and technology. To schedule a training session stop by his office hours or set up an appointment.

Office hours on MWF 11am-1pm and TR 5:45pm-7:45pm.

Demo Times: T: 10am-11am, R: 10am-11am, 9pm-10pm

 

 

 

Shane Adamson

Shane Adamson
Sports Director

Shane is the current Sports Director at WESS radio, majoring in Communication Studies in Broadcasting. Aside from broadcasting live ESU sporting events, he joins Cory Nidoh as the co-host of Rush Hour Sports, Wednesdays from 5-6pm. He also joins Greg Curtis to argue his opinions on Hangin’ Bang Tuesday’s from 7-8pm.

 

 

 

 

 

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Uchi

You can tune into “Uchi Experience” from 10 to 11pm on Tuesday nights. Uchi plays everything from party music to electronic dance.

 

 

 

 

 

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Chris Symonds
Music Director

Chris Symonds is the DJ of “The Motherload” and “The Blacklist” playing everything from R & B and soul music to pop rock. You can catch him with his co-host B-Boy as the duo talks about life, music, and much more.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Steve Krawitz

Steve has 2 shows here at WESS, “Alternating Currents” and “Jazz for the Common Man.” Steve’s shows air back to back 8am to 9am and 9am to 12pm respectively on Saturday mornings.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Rob McKenzie
WESS Adviser

Rob is a Professor of Communication Studies at ESU, and is also the University Adviser to WESS Radio. He has hosted “The Talk Show” and “Stones Hour” on WESS for over 20 years.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Madame Raine

Madame Raine

Madame Raine is the DJ Producer of Sistah Chat Radio radio joined by frequent guests Deborah Cofer, Dr. Karlene Ferron, Sara Smith-Katz and Debbie Smith. This show is designed to educate, encourage, promote and support women’s ability to live their lives with passion, purpose and power. Currently, Alicia is a doctoral student conducting research in Innovative Initiatives in Public Education . She also works in the Career Development Center counseling undergraduates/alumni in career readiness and graduate schooling.

 

 

 

 

 

 

B-Boy Brandon

 

B-Boy Brandon has been making a big splash for 3 years now with his 2 shows, “The Motherload”and “Madness With B-Boy Brandon”, Fridays from 4 to 5pm and 5 to 6pm.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cherry Poppins

Cherry Poppins

What’s going on everyone! Cherry Poppins is a graduate student in the Instructional Technology program here at ESU.  Originally from Ft. Wayne, IN, she resides right here in East Stroudsburg, PA.  She enjoys listening to the world around her, and blogs with her longtime cohost MellaDi.  They started a new blog recently called Chronicles from 35th Ave , which we use as a platform to promote all different types of talent; from dancers to singers, rappers, MUA’s, models, photographers, graphic designers, and the list goes on and on.  We like to refer to ourselves as A Voice for the Voiceless. 

You can catch some of the artists that we feature on our blog, on my radio show Heart2Heart every Tuesday at 11pm.  Also, be sure to follow the show on twitter, @ourheart2urs or my personal twitter account @ImCherryPoppins.

 

 

 

 

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Rick Franzo

Rick Franzo is a WESS Alumni, having been a DJ while at ESU in the mid to late 80’s. He is the host of Catch The Brain Wave, one of the only shows on the planet focusing on brain tumors and brain cancers airing Fridays from 6-7pm. Rick is a 2x brain tumor survivor, and works for Barnes & Noble College Bookstore on the campus of ESU.

 

 

 

 

Jordan McCoonse

Jordan McCoonse
Business Manager

Jordan McCoonse is DJ Jam in “The Soundwave”, playing a variety of music from Wednesdays from 4pm-5pm and Fridays from 2-3pm.  Catch her on her twitter! @DJ_JAM24

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Amanda Woods Business Director

Amanda Woods
Program Director

Amanda Woods is DJ Tsunami in “The Soundwave”, playing a variety of music from Wednesdays from 4pm-5pm and Fridays from 2-3pm. Here is her Twitter! @DJTsunami13

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Lexie Peveraro

Lexie Peveraro is a Senior at ESU and has been a part of WESS since her freshman year. Live With Lexie is a fun and entertaining show with different music genres every week. Music can vary from hip-hop, R&B, old school 90s, alternative rock or music from Billboards Top 100.  She has a “Did You Know” section that gives you the latest and most interesting facts. Live With Lexie airs every Wednesday from 3pm -4pm!

 

 

 

 

 

Taylor Drew

Taylor Drew

Taylor Drew is a junior majoring in Social Work. Starting back in 2013, she plays alternative and classic rock and throws a little bit of country in the mix on her show. Be sure to catch her show “Crossroads ” on Monday nights from 8-9pm.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Amber Jadus

Amber Jadus

Amber Jadus is a sophomore, majoring in Communications and a minor in Business Management. She enjoys playing tennis, friends, and almost any genre of music there is​. When she’s not on the court with the ESU Tennis Team, you can listen to her show “All That and Then Some”, Wednesdays from 2:00- 3:00 PM​.
 

 

 

 

 

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Susie Forrester

Susie Forrester is a local freelance and fine art photographer, currently shooting for ESU. Originally from the Philadelphia area, Susie came to the Poconos to attend ESU, back in the day. A Sociology / Criminal Justice major, she took a photography class in her senior year…and this changed the direction of her life. Susie has shown her work nationally and has been published in fine art photography journals. Check out her websites: susieforresterphotography and forresterphoto.com.  She also posts pictures on her Twitter @Seemore7 and Instagram as susie_forrester 

Music has been a love of Susie’s since she was a child. To be a DJ is a “dream come true”. And she loves it!!! She plays cutting edge new music like The Bots, to punk rock like The Clash, to classic favorites from Bob Dylan to The Talking Heads. Check out her show Zen Arcade, Tuesdays from 1-2pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Aixa Reina

Aixa Reina is a graduate student as of 2014, majoring in Special Education . Raised in Brooklyn, NY, she enjoys yoga, meditation writing and motivational speaking ​. Be sure to catch her show “ AIXA INSPIRES” on Sunday at 11am

 

 

 

 

 

Melissa Valentovic

Melissa Valentovic
Social Media Director

Melissa (DJ Ice) is a junior Communications Studies major with a double concentration in Broadcasting and Public Relations. She joins DJ Yolo Thursdays from 7-9 PM. You can find them on there Twitter @BROHAHA_WESS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DJ Shae

DJ Shae

DJ Shae (with an E) is a sophomore here at ESU and this is her second semester with us. She is the co-host for the show “2 Copper Coins, 1 hour to Empower” which airs every Monday from 6pm to 7pm. This show provides inspirational messages along with great music from different Genres.

 

 

 

 

 

DJ Cookie

DJ Cookie

DJ Cookie is a junior here at ESU and this is her second semester with us. She is the co-host for the show “2 Copper Coins, 1 hour to Empower” which airs every Monday from 6pm to 7pm. This show provides inspirational messages along with great music from different Genres.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Amanda Amodeo

Amanda (DJ Yolo) is an Art & Design major with a concentration in Graphic Design from Middletown, NJ. She joins DJ Ice on BROHAHA which airs Thursday nights from 7-9 PM. You can find them on there twitter @BROHAHA_WESS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Terry Eskow

Terry Eskow

Terry (DJ Flex), majoring in psychology with a concentration in counseling.  She joins DJ Ice and DJ Yolo on BROHAHA Thursday’s from 7-9pm, playing everything from R&B to Country music. You can find them on their Twitter ​@BROHAHA_WESS

 

 

 

 

 

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Brittany Winfield Promotions Director

Brittany Winfield is a junior, majoring in Communications and minoring in Digital Media Technology. Raised in Newton, NJ, the only thing she loves more than listening to music is singing to it.  Be sure to catch her show “Good Vibes,” on Thursdays from 6pm-7pm. Make sure you follow her on Twitter @GoodVibesOnWESS

 

 

 

 

 

Jeff Quake

Jeff Quake

Jeff Quake is a freshman here at ESU, majoring in Communications and joining WESS Radio in his first semester.  From Glenmoore, PA, he is a diehard Philadelphia sports fan.  Tune in on Saturdays from 3-5 and Sundays from 5-7 as he is joined by Michael Eccleston on NY vs PHI.  You can find them on Twitter here @NYvsPHI as well as Jeff @LittleQuake1910

 

 

 

 

 

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Michael Eccleston

Michael Eccleston is a Communication major in his junior year at ESU.  From Hasbrouck Heights, NJ, Eccleston is a big NY/NJ sports fan and loves to talk sports with his friends.  He even shares his opinions online on his Mets Blog Questionably Amazin’ Mets.  He knocks heads with Jeff Quake on NY vs PHI, Saturdays from 3-5 and Sundays from 5-7.  You can find them on Twitter @NYvsPHI and on his own Twitter handle at @meccleston5

 

 

 

 

 

Tammy Tuckey

“Tammy Tuckey has worked as a talk show host since 2011, with the premiere of the Tiara Talk podcast on iTunes. After Tiara Talk ended its successful run in 2013, Turner then created The Tiara Talk Show, a YouTube channel talk show that invites actors, composers and cast members- anyone who has ever worked for the Walt Disney Company or its subsidiaries- to talk about working in various Disney projects, such as films, television shows and theme park attraction. Most recently, Tammy began a new radio program called Remember the Disney Magic Radio that airs on Sunday nights at 8:00 PM Eastern.

Aside from interviewing, Tuckey is also a trained singer &actress, video & audio editor, and Emmy-award winning filmmaker. Visit her official Facebook page here: http://www.Facebook.com/SingerTammyTuckey

 

 

 

 

Kahlil Greene

Kahlil Greene

Kahlil Greene is a Junior, majoring in Sport Management with a minor in Communications. Raised in Morristown, New Jersey, he enjoys all hip hop music and sports. Be sure to catch his show Game Time on Mondays from 11pm-12am, where he speaks his mind about the world of sports. When not talking athletics, you can hear him behind the mic while he announces ESU Basketball Games from ESU’s Koehler Fieldhouse. Check the Sports Schedule on our website for times.

 

 

 

 

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Justin Elliott

Justin Elliot is a sophomore, majoring and focusing in Broadcasting. Raised in Nazareth, PA, He enjoys to film skateboarding as well as taking to the board himself. He listens to all music, especially smaller unknown bands like The Beach Fossils. Catch his show “Knowledge Bomb” where he lets music do the talking. He lays the beat down Thursdays from 9-10pm. People can find him on his skateboard or on Twitter at @justin61oh

 

 

 

 

 

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Chris Benson
Music Librarian

Chris Benson is a freshman majoring in Theatre and Communications Studies from Yardley, PA.  He enjoys a variety of music and sports, along with being an avid juggler. He actively channels his theatrical craft through various ESU Theatre Productions, along with joining WESS Radio as the current Music Librarian. Be sure to check out All That & A Bag Of Chips on Mondays from 1-2pm. ​

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Jillian Deiley

Jillian ‘Jill’ Deiley is DJ Deiley Coyote on the 90.3 fm WESS airwaves! She majors in communications with focus in broadcasting and mass media. Raised in Leesport Pennsylvania, she enjoys roller disco, walking her dog, Attacus, and rockin’ out to rock music both timeless and cutting edge.  She joins Greg Curtis on their New Music Block Tuesdays from 9-10pm and howls solo on her own show, Dark Side of the Tunes, Wednesdays from 7pm to 8pm. Be sure to follow her on twitter @DJDeileyCoyote for more music, playlists and awesome retweets.

 

 

 

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Priscilla Luke

Priscilla Luke is a Senior, majoring in Sociology and a minor in Communications. Originally from Brooklyn, New York, she enjoys listening to music from genres of Hip Hop, R&B, Soca, Reggae/Dancehall, and some Bachata & Reggaeton. She also recaps her favorite TV shows on her show “The RE with Priscilla,” Thursdays from 1PM ~ 2PM.  Consider following her on her Instagram PTHICKTHIGHS

 

 

 

 

 

Jason Peters

Jason Peters

Jason Peters is a sophomore, majoring in Communications and a concentration in broadcasting. He enjoys all sports, politics, standup comedy, rapping, and as always, a good steak!  He is interested in any genre of music as long as it is of good quality.  All of this except for EDM because he believes it’s destroying music. Be sure to catch his show “Ritefully Wrong” on Wednesday at 10pm to 11pm. You can live tweet or follow our show on Twitter: @RitefullyWrong or you can follow DJ/host Jason Peters @SwugBasedJesus Tune in to hear great music.

 

 

 

Connor Scovil

Connor Scovil is a junior, majoring in Communications with a concentration in Broadcasting. Raised in Scotrun, he enjoys video games and reading the daily paper for current events. He also indulges himself listening to music of the rock, pop, alternative and metal varieties. Be sure to tune into his show ‘Hit Clips’ on Thursdays from 10am-11am for a good time.  And  if you enjoy talking a ride on the wild side, be sure to check out his second show The Night Shift, where he releases the beast-like heavy metal music on Fridays from 10pm-11pm

 

 

 

 

Moota

Moota (“Hakuna Mootata”) is in her first year at East Stroudsburg University and is the newest DJ at WESS Radio.  Majoring in Social Work and minoring in Communications, she enjoys everything life throws at her, along with the bands The Fray, One Republic and Imagine Dragons. Her favorite artist is Ed Sheeran.  She plays a wide variety of music from Hip-hop & R&B to Pop on her show “No Worries” on at Mondays from 12-1pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Andrew King

Andrew King

Andrew King brings out the spirit of rock on his WESS show “Light Up The Underground”.  Majoring in Special Education, the king enjoys hanging out with friends and geeking out about the newest music.   He shares the newest and most unknown pieces of Rock N’ Roll with the airwaves on his show “Light Up the Underground,” Mondays from 9-10pm.

 

 

 

 

Kevin Day

Kevin Day

Kevin Day is a sophomore at East Stroudsburg University, majoring in Social Work.  Raised in Milford PA, he enjoy talking about 90’s nostalgia along with all the music from the era.  Be sure to catch his show “Daytime Radio”, on Friday from 1-2pm.

 

 

 

 

Skanky Mike

Skanky Mike

You have to ask yourself one question, are you skanky enough?  Skanky Mike is a Senior, majoring in Digital Media and a concentration in Web Design.  Raised in Hackettstown, NJ, he enjoys music, outdoors, and movies.  Be sure to catch his show The Intersection, on Friday’s from 10am-12pm.

Hit me up on Twitter #SkankyMike

 

Work In Progress for upcoming DJ’s. Stay tuned!

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