J.T. Gerlt hosts the morning show from 6a-10a, including the Country Sale. He started in radio while in high school and was one of the original DJs when KS95 went on the air in 1989. He is active in the community as a member of the Versailles Lions Club, president of the Morgan County Fair Board, and assisting other community groups and activities as emcee. J.T.'s wife Michelle is a teacher at Morgan County R-2 in Versailles. They have one son Brett, who lives in Springfield and works at KOLR 10 TV as a production assistant.
Mark Kelly - Mid-Days
Mark Kelly is on the air from 10am-2pm weekdays. Mark has many years of experience, working in several different areas of Missouri. After a few years away from radio, Mark found his way on to KS95.1 fm in 2013. You can also find Mark many weekends playing music with his long time mobile music business, “Captain Mark and the Classic Jukebox.” Mark enjoys living at the lake, hunting, fishing, and Kansas City Chiefs football!
Tom Upton is your host each afternoon from 2 to 6. Starting in radio in 1984, Tom has worked at stations throughout Missouri. He and his wife Shawna have one daughter-Sumar. An avid sports fan, he enjoys St. Louis Cardinal Baseball, Kansas City Chiefs football, St. Louis Blues Hockey and the Missouri Tigers. Tom is also an accomplished musician having played guitar and bass in a number of bands.
Jeff Young - Evenings
Jeff Young enjoys photography, computers, and music. He also loves traveling, sightseeing, and the outdoors. In fact, his aspiration is to one-day hike to the bottom of the Grand Canyon.
Mike Bissell - High School Sports Play-By-Play
Mike began broadcasting high school sports in the Lake area in the fall of 1978. In 2005, was recognized by the Missouri Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association with their Distinguished Service Award. In April of 2012, was enshrined in the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association's wing of the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame, in recognition of "Outstanding Contributions to the Game of Basketball"
Michael has lived in Central Missouri for over 20 years. He has been with Benne Media since 1996. When he is not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife and three children. Michael is a major sports fan. So, if he is not at the radio station, you can more than likely find him at an Eldon Mustangs sporting event or at some type of youth sporting event... as he has been coaching youth sports for 15 years!! He LOVES THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA, the St Louis Cardinals, the UFC, and NCAA Wrestling. He enjoys keeping everyone informed on what is happening around the lake area and truly believes that there is no better place to live and raise a family other than in Central Missouri.
Glenn is a native of Kansas City, and had lived there all his life until
he ‘flew south’ in 2011 and landed here at The Lake. He started in radio
in 2000. He has worked with smaller stations, as well as some well known
national radio networks. He has 3 kids, an 18 year old, a 12 year old,
and a 7 year old. And yes, he appreciates being told that he doesn’t look old enough to
have an 18 year old. He loves the NFL, especially his KC
Chiefs (even through the bad times).
John Morrissey - Overnight
John Morrissey loves everything about his life, except beets and his neighbor’s barking dogs. A long time radio and TV guy, spends his nights on the air and his summer days driving an old ’64 Ford Falcon convertible.
Penny Mitchell - Fill-In/Weekends
Penny Mitchell grew up being utterly and completely enamored of radio BUT decided to go into nursing upon graduating from high school. Penny's first ever radio job was at a country station in Pueblo as the worst overnight jock in the universe. She has gratefully spent the majority of her almost-30 years in radio working with country music, which possesses the nicest artists and BEST listeners!