DJs

At Townsquare Media Portland, 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 and free mobile app) 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:

Lori Voornas

Hi. I'm Lori Voornas. Here is where you learn a little more about me. I've been doing radio for what feels like forever. Why? Because they haven't fired me. I love my job, I love my listeners, and I love fried chicken. I love …

Kira

I feel beyond lucky to be on the air everyday! I have been performing in community theater all my life and still like to participate in and see live theater whenever I can! It was my love of theater that led me to radio because be…

Kwame

Hi, my name is Kwame. I am originally from Windsor, Connecticut. I love music, walks on the beach, great analytical discussions, and sci-fi; I'm a complete nerd! A little known fact about me is that I was a musician at one point …

Kayla Thomas

Hi! My name is Kayla Thomas but most of my friends just call me KT. I am a Maryland native who got my first shot in radio at a local station in Roanoke, Virginia. I graduated from Liberty University in 2016 with a degree in Digita…

Jeff Parsons

I've been with Q97.9 since we signed on back in 1996, and it has been an amazing ride. I still love doing what I do every day. I'm a geek of all sorts. Comic books, sci-fi, technology, video games, and most of all, pinball. I p…

Brittany Rose

Wow, how did I get here? I guess the short of it is, I showed up one day and they didn't let me leave--and I'm okay with that! I have wanted to be in broadcasting since I did the morning announcements over the PA in elementa…