DJs

Sweet Lenny

I was born and raised in Chicago and I’m the prototypical radio guy. From a young age, I would walk around with a tape recorder making radio as an amateur. Not much has changed since then. I did somehow manage to get married and h…

Daly Download

The weekend is the perfect time to see how your favorite songs stack up! Count down the 30 biggest hits of the week, every weekend with Carson Daly.

Wes Quinn

This is my second time here at 97ZOK and I've been back since May 2010. I've been in radio for a long long time. You can catch me on Saturday afternoons from 2 to 6. My passions in life besides radio includes being outdoors hikin…

Sonrise Radio

Sonrise is a two-hour Nationally syndicated contemporary Christian music radio show hosted by Kevin Peterson on over 90 stations in the USA.

Steve Shannon

I have had the joy of being the first voice in many people's mornings for over 20 years at the greatest radio station in Rockford. Together with you we've raised thousands of dollars for those in need and helped change many lives.…

Mandy James

Hi, I'm Mandy James. I'm a proverbial Midwestern girl that was born and raised in Minnesota don't chya know, but thanks to radio, I now call Illinois home. I fell in love with radio at a very young age; my career actually began wh…

Lisa Paige

Lisa Paige hosts PopCrush Nights each weeknight. Her personality and ability to easily connect with anyone have allowed Lisa to work at some of the biggest radio stations in the country. She has interviewed some of the indus…

RDub!

Born in Chicago and growing up in L.A. and Orlando, Florida, R Dub! spent his time staying up late at night listening to various “Slow Jams” type radio shows around the country. He loved the music and the overall mood of Slow Jams…

Dave Alan

I'm Dave Alan, 97ZOK weekend DJ. I want to thank you for taking the time to know a little more about me. I've been with the station since 2011.

Roger Peters

I’m Roger Peters and I'm from Winnebago. I've been at 97ZOK for nearly 30 years. I got into radio because of my love for music. Being on the air at 97ZOK never gets old. It’s all about having fun & connecting with the list…

Ron Reiner

I've always wanted to be on the radio, ever since I was little. I still remember hearing American Top 40 and local radio DJs who made me laugh, kept me informed, and played great music. I just thought wow, that would be such a gre…

Johnny Vaughn

Came to 97ZOK in 2012 as a Producer/Board-Op and have worked my way up to On-Air Personality.

Michelle

My favorite things in life are laughing, watermelon margaritas and winning contests. I blame my parents for my love of radio and YouTube. They used to video me doing everything including passing out pizza slices to my older brothe…