JoAnn is a Chicagoland native and has been working in Chicago-area radio for more than 20 years. She always knew she wanted to work in radio and still owns a collection of TDK cassette tapes with music jocks and morning shows from Chicago she collected as a child. She has consistently worked up and down the dial in news and music formats. WCBR, WLUP, WXXY, WIQI, WLIT, WKSC, WBBM-AM
JoAnn Genette started her career as an intern for Kevin Matthews & Danny Bonaduce during WLUP's talk format days. One of her favorite jobs was Co-hosting a morning show with the legendary Robert Murphy (Murphy in the Morning) on WXXY. She may be best remembered as the morning news and traffic announcer at WKSC for the DreX in the Morning Show. She spent a few years working as a news anchor (WIQI, WBBM-AM) and voicing multimedia projects and radio commercials.
JoAnn Genette was thrilled to join the Mackay in the Morning Show and the dedicated team at 95.9 FM, The River. She enjoys interacting with listeners and meeting Scott Mackay's die-hard fans known as Mackaniacs. She loves amusement parks, roller coasters, carnivals and candy stores. She and her husband reside in Glen Ellyn with their 2 children.
Contact JoAnn: firstname.lastname@example.org
The River Dodgeball team for Rebuild Aurora