ALBANY BROADCASTING Country WKLI (100.9 THE CAT)/ALBANY, NY has added KRISTINA CARLYLE as MD/morning co-host, effective MONDAY, APRIL 30th. She succeeds DANA RACE in mornings; RACE has departed the station after a six year run. CARLYLE joins WKLI from SCRIPPS Country KVOO/TULSA where she served as APD/MD/afternoon host (NET NEWS 8/12/16). Her previous experience includes time with iHEARTMEDIA Country KTGX/TULSA; COX MEDIA Country KWEN/TULSA; CUMULUS Country KRST/ALBUQUERQUE; and time as Dir./MIDWEST and SOUTHWEST Promotion for SIDEWALK RECORDS.
“KRISTINA is originally from WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS and is looking forward to returning to the NORTHEAST,” WKLI PD JON REILLY told ALL ACCESS. “KRISTINA will be a great addition to our team and will start her new responsibilities…with KEVIN RICHARDS in [mornings].” A job posting will be made available next week by KVOO to begin the search for CARLYLE’s replacement there. In the interim, KVOO PD BRIAN JENNINGS will handle fill-in duties.