JD was born and raised in the Bay Area, and got his first chance at entertaining crowds becoming his high schools rally commissioner his junior and senior years. For his senior project, he chose radio as a profession he might want to pursue as a career. From there the rest is history, as they say.
Continuing his education at Arizona State University, JD dove into radio his freshmen year becoming an intern at Phoenix’s hip-hop station, Power 98.3. Throughout the years, JD worked his way up through promotions to overnights and weekends on-air. He also developed a passion for DJ’ing, learning the craft of being able to play at parties and some of AZ’s biggest nightclubs. After graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in Secondary Education, JD was offered a position at CBS’s KZON (Live 101.5) in PHX doing the Night Show full time. In the summer of 2013, JD accepted a promotion moving to mornings joining The Lady La Show as a co-host.
When JD isn’t in the studio, you can find him DJing in some of the biggest nightclubs providing the sound track to your nightlife. You can also find him out at concerts, the local pub and of course all the big sporting events! So, don’t be shy when you see him out and about in town, he might just party WITH you! Finally, JD is someone who loves giving back to his community and believes hard work and sacrifice towards your passion will bring tremendous success.