AJ has been a fixture on San Diego radio for 15 years. Before making it to America’s Finest City , his California-exclusive career path led him from Sonoma County, to San Francisco and then to Monterey Bay. AJ’s favorite job is fatherhood, as he and his wife Lindsey have two adorable daughters... Read More


Sara's love affair with radio began in the summer of 1999. Scoring an internship that turned into a dream job in America’s Finest City , Sara was on air in San Diego for the past several years, mostly recently at KyXy working with AJ before making the move to Sunny 98.1. Sara is married with two... Read More

Dave Mason

I've had fun in my radio travels, but I always knew that I'd end up on San Diego. In my Army days, a bunch of us would travel up 'n down the coast - One night we even slept on a freeway exit in San Clemente. I saw San Diego proper in '79 and knew that, after New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and... Read More

Gene Knight

Hi, it's Gene Knight, I was born right here in California, spent a few years in Connecticut, then my family settled back in San Diego, Escondido to be exact. I went to Escondido H.S. and Palomar College. I feel very blessed to have spent 99% of my radio career in America's Finest City. I have loved... Read More

Brooks O'Brian

I grew up in Minneapolis, MN where I shoveled snow and drank Hot Chocolate. Now I sip wine and stroll the beach! I’ve worked in New York City, Reno, Las Vegas and now here in America’s Finest City. When my husband & I moved here from Las Vegas to San Diego it was a homecoming for him. He was... Read More


Started talking at the age of one and it seems I haven’t stopped, so naturally radio was the right profession. Listen for me, weekends on the new Sunny 98.1! Read More

Kelly Danek

Originally from Antioch, California (East Bay area), I have lived in Southern California for over 30 years, with almost 22 of that time in San Diego. I have been in Radio for about 18 years, mostly working a split shift as a Traffic Reporter for both A.M. and P.M. Drive (I call it my 6-hour lunch... Read More

JR Rogers

Hey there…it’s JR, and for those of you looking for a bit more detail, I was born right here in San Diego. I attended Crown Point Elementary school, Pacific Beach Jr High and Mission Bay High School. From there I went on to San Diego City College and was taking classes in Telecommunications. I was... Read More

Bryan Schock

My family moved us to San Diego (Del Mar Heights) when I was 7 and we never looked back. I attended Del Mar Heights and Del Mar Shores elementary, Earl Warren Junior High, Torrey Pines High, San Diego State University and Palomar College. My radio career started in San Diego and the majority of my... Read More

Lily Zaragoza

Sunny 98.1 is happy to welcome Lily to the on-air family! Listen for Lily Zaragoza as she plays San Diego's Greatest Hits , every weekend! Read More