KAFM Staff

Cyrene Jagger | Executive Director

EMAIL (970) 241.8801 x 207
 

Cyrene Jagger was CEO/President of JaggerEdge Platinum Artists’ as manager of record for a number of very talented musicians in all stages of their careers, for over 15 years. She was also Manager at Mctrax International, a multi-media firm and record label.

She is currently the publicist for the 501(c)(3) non-profit Discovery Arts, that brings music, art, dance and drama to children who are in the hospital undergoing cancer treatment. Jagger is also an accomplished Voice Actor and Audio Producer.

Since 2008, Ms. Jagger managed McTrax International; a multi-media firm and record label. She worked alongside CEO, Andy Fraser (songwriter of the Rock Anthem “All Right Now” and Robert Palmer's “Every Kinda People”) establishing the firm's publishing arm McTraxMusic and developed new talent to the record label, overseeing tour management, music promotion and development of the firm’s film department. She has managed a Canadian PR Junket of emerging artist TOBI, managed US Promotional Tours, as well as, many Live Performance Tours in the United Kingdom and Japan. She spearheaded all aspects of National and International Radio Distribution of the labels new music categories, gaining international radio airplay for the label's artists, world-wide tour manager for live performances, management of entire music catalog representing royalties for sync and mechanical licensing, and contributed to the development of the firms film division with the documentary “Tears of a Mermaid”.

Jagger’s advertising / marketing and management savvy comes from her extensive background in the broadcasting and advertising industries, having worked for over 25 years "on-air" and in management of radio. Jagger was Associate Producer for the award winning annual television series covering the Bob Hope Chrysler Classic and the Kraft Nabisco Championship golf tournaments from 1996 to 1999. She also has held the positions of TV Producer for TVA Productions in Studio City, CA, and has produced radio for many national accounts including Alice Cooper’s “Night Man Radio Show”. Her background in radio, as a DJ for numerous radio stations in the US and UK, has led to voice over work for Motorola, Panasonic, Acura, T-Mobile, American Lung Association, BMW, Toyota, KOBE Japanese Steak House, KRAFT Nabisco, and many many others. Her TV credits include; Associate Producer for the award winning series of TV shows; Inside the Classic & Inside The Nabisco Championship; annual television series covering the Bob Hope Chrysler Classic and the Nabisco Championship.

She is excited to be settled in Western Colorado contributing to community radio, hiking and hot springs hopping! 

 


Betty Ries | Operations & Traffic Manager 

EMAIL (970) 241.8801 x 210
Moving to the Grand Valley a couple of years ago to escape the craziness of Denver and to be near her family, Betty left her job in Network Radio to participate in her family’s Wine business.  Having been told that once you’re in Radio you can’t ever leave, she was enthusiastically drawn back in when she found KAFM.  When Betty’s not dividing her time between Radio and Wine she likes gardening, movies and learning how to photograph the beautiful landscape that surrounds us here in Western Colorado.








 

Katie Meyering | Program Director

EMAIL (970) 241.8801 x 223
Bio coming soon!

To become a Programmer on KAFM, or to get your local organization on air, please contact Katie!

 

Ramona Winkeller | Corporate Deveolpment Director

EMAIL (970) 623.4159













 

Ian Golba | Music Director/Outreach and Events Coordinator

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Coach | Community Affairs Hour Show Host

EMAIL (970) 241.8801 x 202
Coach is a Western Slope native and was reared in Pitkin County. He has lived in Grand Junction since 1989. His previous careers include Varsity Soccer Coach, Elementary School Teacher, Recreation Director, and Professional Baseball Umpire. Coach's outside activities include mountain biking, hiking, and cross-country skiing. He's always ready to talk about college hockey, and his most prized possession are his season tickets on the glass for the DU Pioneers.
 







 


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Cross Orchards Market

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KAFM Board of Directors Meeting

Jun 23 @ 5:30PM
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Dinosaur Days Virtual Lecture Series

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Jun 24 @ 5:00PM
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Dinosaur Days Virtual Lecture Series

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Cross Orchards Market

Jun 26 @ 8:00AM
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