Alicia Tyler, currently Program Director/Midday host at Stephens Media Alternative “94.1 The Zone” WZNE Rochester NY, is joining Cumulus AAA 104.5 KFOG San Francisco/97.7 KFFG San Jose as Music Director and an undisclosed airshift.
This is a return to the San Francisco market for Tyler as she previously worked on-air at CBS Modern AC “Alice 97.3” KLLC and Rhythmic AC “Movin 99.7” KMVQ. She has also held programming positions at “Click 98.9” KLCK Seattle, “Radio 94.7” KKDO Sacramento, and “B93” KOSO Modesto.
She will make her debut on KFOG on June 22.
Cumulus Media announces that it has appointed 17-year programming professional and on-air personality Alicia Tyler as Music Director for KFOG-FM. Tyler, will also be an On-Air Personality for KFOG. She debuts on KFOG on June 22, 2016.
Tyler heads back to San Francisco to join KFOG from Alternative Rock station WZNE-FM (94.1 The Zone) in Rochester, NY, where she was Program Director and Midday Personality. Previously, Tyler was Midday Personality for KMYZ-FM (Z104.5 The Edge) in Tulsa, OK, and was Assistant Program Director, Music Director and Midday Personality for KLCK-FM (Click 98.9) in Seattle, WA. She has also held posts including: Music Director and On-Air Personality for KKDO-FM (RADIO 94.7) in Sacramento, CA; On-Air Personality for KLLC-FM (Alice @ 97.3) and KMVQ-FM (Movin 99.7) in San Francisco, CA; and Assistant Program Director/Music Director and Afternoon Drive Personality for KOSO-FM (Your B93.1) in Stockton/Modesto, CA. Tyler holds a B.S. degree in Communication from State University of New York at Brockport.
Bryan Schock, KFOG Program Director, said: “When it came to finding the right On-Air Music Director there were many boxes to be checked and that meant searching in every part of the country for just the right person. There’s no doubt in my mind that in the case of Alicia, all the boxes were checked. I’m looking forward to having her, and all of the skills that she brings to the table, on the KFOG team!”
Tyler said: “When I first heard about this opportunity, my heart skipped a beat. Bryan Schock has such a great reputation and with a team like Matt Pinfield, Irish Greg, and No Name, it’s really a no brainer for me. I’m excited to be a part of the future of KFOG and can’t wait to get out there!! Thank you to my new Cumulus family, including Troy Hanson, Justin Wittmayer, and Bryan Schock for believing in me.”