Jenn has been a member of WNYO since her 1st semester on campus in the Fall of 2017. She has hosted numerous talk and music shows and is hoping to get a professional radio job post-graduation. She has played big and small roles in major events for the station including 2 studio upgrades, the 50-year anniversary, and reinventing the sound and structure of the station.
She is extremely passionate about the station and hopes that you are too! If you have any questions feel free to reach out to her at any time!
Abby is a sophomore from Elmira, NY with a double major in Public Relations and English. In the past, she has hosted shows, was a part if the WNYO news team and was an assistant in the alternative department. As production director, she is in charge of scheduling your shows and any other programs on WNYO.
For any questions contact her at
Skye is a junior Mass Communications and Broadcasting major with a minor in Business. Shes in charge of listening to music sent in from record labels, converse with artists who are interest in having their songs played on the radio and charting songs to NACC. For any questions contact her at
Sales and Business Director
AJ Battista is a senior Broadcasting major from Plainview, New York. He has been on the radio since he was 14 years old because of his high school's FM radio station, WPOB. AJ joined WNYO in the fall of 2017 and has his own talk show every Monday from 2-3 PM called Shootin' the Breeze If you have any marketing or sales questions, please contact him via
Patrick Ochang is the Web Director of WNYO 88.9FM. He is currently a senior with an Information Science Major and a Business Minor.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact him at or email@example.com
Adriana was born and raised in Queens, New York, and started her journey with SUNY Oswego in 2017. She is a Broadcasting and Mass Communications Major and expected to graduate for the upcoming spring semester. She has been welcomed with open arms at WNYO and hopes to keep growing our radio station with the same energy she came into it with. She is grateful for being apart of the team and looks forward to our future with the station... and her favorite music is Rap, R&B, and Pop!
Aaron is the Sports Director this year at WNYO. He is a huge sports fan and a huge Mets and Jets fan. He is from New Jersey and is a junior broadcasting major.
For any questions reach out to him at and follow him on Twitter @Aaronv_99!
Matt Watling is a graduate student in the MBA/BA in Broadcasting and Mass Communication program from Syosset, New York. When he is not talking about sports, which can be heard Monday, Wednesday and Thursday on WNYO, from 12:00-1:00 p.m., he is working with WNYO's podcasters to better their programs and technique.
This is Matt's first year on the E-Board, as the Podcasting Director, but has spent the last two years as an Assistant Sports Director. To start your own podcast, email Matt at firstname.lastname@example.org
Jacob Johnson is the News Director for WNYO. He is a junior from Lake George, NY and last semester was a part of Countdown to Faceoff. He also has two radio shows, The Merger, and The Hot Corner.
From Buffalo, New York, Hunter is WNYO Chief Engineer this semster. He is a tech savvy guy with several years of experience in networking and telecommunications. During Hunter's freetime you will find him either DJ'ing in WNYO, or hitting tennis balls at the court. As Chief Engineer Hunter beholds truth to keep the station operational during these new challenging times.
Hip Hop Director
Miguel Angel Ortiz is 24 years old, Born and raised in Bogota, Colombia, and has been in New York for 17 years now. He is the Hip-Hop Director here at WNYO. He's in charge of various genres of music such as reggaeton, reggae, hip-hop, and RnB../
Kazashi McLaughlin was raised in Hudson Falls, NY. As a junior at SUNY Oswego, he is currently majoring in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics with a minor in Creative Writing. When he is not feeling awkward about writing about himself in the third person, he is often found absolutely crushing bags of Sour Patch Watermelon candies.
If you have any questions or would like to join the Alternative Department, please contact him at email@example.com.
Landon our Productions Director and it’s his first year with us on the WNYO E-Board. He’s a junior and a Broadcasting and Mass Communications major. Some of Landon’s responsibilities as productions director include creating liners and station ID’s for WNYO, working with our DJ’s to create show promos, and working with the e-board to help make and keep the station great.
Dr. David Crider, Faculty Advisor
Prof. Crider (Ph.D, Temple University) is an assistant professor in the Communication Studies department at SUNY Oswego. Prior to grad school, he was a 10-year veteran of professional radio in New York and Pennsylvania, serving in a variety of roles, including DJ, talk-show producer, and Program Director/Music Director. Dr. Crider teaches courses in broadcasting and focuses his academic research on radio. He is the author of "Performing Personality."
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