DJs

As employees of Townsquare Media Albany, we do our best to support our local community in the most impactful ways possible. All of the content creators you see below live, work and play in the same places as you and your families -- and we know that what happens right here matters to you most. We hope you find that our original local content (found on our website) informs and entertains you as much as we enjoy creating it. Get to know each of us a little more by checking out our "behind the byline" facts below:

Jess

Producer of the GNA Morning Show/middays. I've lived in Schenectady my whole life and even bought a house there recently with my boyfriend Jim. I'm adventurous, outdoorsy, travelled (Can you tell I don't like to sit still for ver…

Evan Paul

Evan Paul is the host of Taste of Country Nights, a country radio show broadcasting live from Nashville to more than 100 stations nationwide. The show features interviews and in-studio performances by country superstars. Evan h…

Amber Atnip

Born and raised in Tennessee, Amber Atnip grew up in the heart of country music. She has done promotion for several of Nashville's most prominent radio stations, including WSIX-FM. After graduating from Middle Tennessee State Univ…

John Stanley

John Stanley has been with WGNA from the very beginning in 1973 and can recall firsthand how things have evolved over the years! A dedicated NASCAR and racing fan, you can catch him weekends on WGNA.

Vinnie

I was born and raised in the Capital Region. Music for many is an escape and is no different for me. I enjoy many things but cars and YouTube along with wrestling have got to be on the top of the list.

Ariana Sheehan

By day I'm a Regional Content Strategist with Townsquare Media. By night I'm a non-laundry-folding mom of a sassy 2-year-old and champion of passing out watching movies.

Brian

Brian was born and raised in the Capital Region and currently lives in Albany. He's the co-host of the GNA Morning Show with Brian and Chrissy. When he’s not watching sports, eating fro-yo, playing poker, or trying to get in a qui…

Chrissy

Chrissy was born and raised in Mechanicville, NY and has worked in radio for nearly 24 years. She lived and worked on Long Island, NY, West Palm Beach, FL, Buffalo, NY and Portland, ME. She currently resides in Cohoes with her gir…

Matty Jeff

Matty grew up in northern New Jersey (we won't hold that against him) and graduated from Rutgers University. His radio journey has taken him from NJ to Manchester, NH to Portland, ME and now Albany! Matty's been married to his bet…