Jenna Cornell aka Jenna Jakes
Jenna Cornell holds an MFA in Creative and Professional Writing. An active artist herself in several creative endeavors, she loves music and the guts it takes to pursue a passion. As a DJ, she spent seven years behind the mic spinning tunes and interviewing artists. From Star 98 to WOGB and NASH FM to Fox 96.9, she's had her fair share of radio gigs as an on-air personality and been involved in the production end of things, too. Jenna has also been a music journalist since 2011 and interviewed local, national, and international artists (she's not a name dropper, but she might tell you in close company). For her, discussing not only the music but also the creative process is key. Jenna loves diving into the art of music rather than misguided or mishandled gossip. With all of that, she has been passionate about Wisconsin's underground music industry. A quiet yet bolstering sector of talent, she is determined to get the word out there about it.
John Grones, a lifelong resident of the Fox Cities, is a graduate of Madison Media Institute with a degree in Radio/Television Broadcasting. He started his radio career at Midwest Family Radio in Madison where he was a producer on their afternoon drive program and did interviews for Wisconsin Badgers football, basketball, and Milwaukee Bucks basketball. John then went to Cumulus Broadcasting where he could be heard overnights on WVBO and did high school football highlights on WOSH. His most recent stint in radio was working at the Avenue Radio in Green Bay. John created a show, WI Music Buzz, that featured musicians from Wisconsin, and was played on WOCT 101.9 in Oshkosh.