Cumulus Country “Kissin 92.3” KIZN Boise has tabbed Shawnda McNeal as its new morning co-host and midday host.
McNeal will join incumbent morning host Cory Mikhals for the newly minted “Idaho’s Morning Show” and then the solo 10am-2pm midday shift. The Ohio native has previously worked mornings at CHR “Radio Now 93.1” WNOU Indianapolis and along with Atom Smasher at CHR “Hot 96” WSTO Evansville, Hot AC “Mix 96.5” KHMX Houston, and Alternative “102.1 The Edge” KDGE Dallas.
She fills the opening created by the exit of Jeni Adams earlier this summer.
Cumulus Media announces it has tapped on-air personality Shawnda McNeal as Co-Host of Idaho’s Morning Show on Country radio station, KIZN Kissin’ 92.3 in Boise. McNeal makes her Kissin’ 92.3 debut on Monday, October 2, 2017, joining Co-Host Cory Mikhals weekdays from 5:30am-10am. McNeal will also do double time on-air, as the new Midday Host on Kissin’ 92.3, airing weekdays from 10am-2pm. Mikhals has hosted mornings on Kissin’ 92.3 since 2014.
McNeal has extensive morning show radio experience and has hosted mornings at 102.1 The Edge in Dallas, Mix 96.5 in Houston, Hot 96 Evansville, and Radio Now 93.1 in Indianapolis.
Hank Aaron, Program Director, KIZN and KQFC, said: “We did an extensive national search to find the exact right person to join Cory Mikhals for mornings at KIZN, Kissin’ 92.3. Shawnda not only brings morning show experience but the energy, creativity, and passion to win. Can’t wait for them to start this Monday!”
Don Morin, Regional Vice President, Cumulus Media, said: “Shawnda is going to be a tremendous addition to our staff. Her experience and talent will give us the competitive edge to continue to grow our morning show at KIZN.”
McNeal said: “I feel blessed to be presented with this opportunity to join the passionate team at Cumulus Boise.”