Here are the people behind the scenes at 98.9 THE BULL who do all the hard work!
Taking Care of Business...
AKA Big Money Wheel
Some say I’m good with numbers
Some say I’m a cat person
I enjoy hiking
I love to walk in crystal clear, shallow rivers looking for rocks
I’m an outgoing Introvert
I love to belly laugh
AKA I pay all the bills
My dream is to visit all the Disney Properties
As a kid, I ended up with 27 gerbils due to no one being able to tell the difference between the males & females
I love breakfast foods for dinner
AKA I put all the commercials together like a puzzle and get them on the air!
AKA Dream Catcher
I've been playing violin/fiddle for 19 years
I'm afraid of shipwrecks, but I also love them!
I eat the whole strawberry, stem and all. It tastes like lettuce!
Website, Social Media, Video
Digital Brand Strategist
AKA Keeps us out of Facebook Jail
If I had to live on one food the rest of my life, it would be cheese
Football Season is truly the most wonderful time of the year
I live for the three Cs: Cycling, Coffee, and Cats
Digital Project Manager
AKA Makes sure our events look great and YOU get all the cool prizes!
I was born in Alaska and grew up Commercial Fishing with my family
I was not born in April!
10 Things I Hate About You is my favorite movie
Digital Project Manager
AKA Helps Marissa, help Janna keep us out of Facebook Jail
AKA Visual Magician
I have a large collection of board games
I am a hobbyist magician
I’m pretty tall, 5’18 to be exact
AKA Executor Digitalis
I have over 1000 different Transformers in my office
I narrate audio books as a side hustle
I was on a hidden camera show called Trigger Happy TV
AKA Makes EVERYTHING around him amazing. All day, every day
I can speak German.
I love bodybuilding and circus arts.
I have an obsession with carnivorous plants.
AKA Transmitter Daddy
I used to climb 1000+ foot radio towers for a living
I love using drones for Aerial photography
My grandfather was the Ronald McDonald for Washington state
AKA Undercover Agent for all things technical
THE BOBBY BONES SHOW
I went on Dancing With The Stars with absolutely no experience in dancing. My pro dance partner Sharna and I had incredibly low scores throughout the entire season. The odds were against us, we ended up winning season 27! It was a “Mirror-Ball Miracle.”
The first celebrity I met was Darius Rucker. My first ever radio interview was with Darius, I was 17 years old and I was told the interview would be with a member of Hootie and the Blowfish...turned out it was Darius!
I was the captain of the 12th grade quiz bowl team at 12 years old!
I first met Bobby at Culvers when he was eating alone.
I saw the movie Pretty Woman at age 9.
George Strait surprised me at work one day… in person!
I was on The Jerry Springer show when I was 17
My arms don't bend properly so I can't touch my shoulders or pat myself on the back
Was crowned Prom King at the Anderson High School Prom in 1999!
I turned down a joint from THE Willie Nelson.
I first met Bobby at a William Hung concert.
I once got leid by Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam…..a HAWAIIAN Lei that is.
I used to be a public address announcer in college at texas, at texas state, and minor league basketball and baseball
My wife had cancer 2 years ago and now she is cancer free and has gotten the covid vaccine
I bet that trump would be president 4 years ago, and i'm still waiting for my $50,000 dollars.
I have more shoes than my wife (mostly old school Reebok’s, Adidas and Jordan’s)
Before radio I was a landscaper, building inspector, fast food drive-thru order taker & an eBay entrepreneur. In fact I sold sports cards and memorabilia online when I was 12-16yrs old, saved up the extra cash to buy my first car – 1991 Jeep Cherokee!
Even though my nickname is ‘Scuba Steve,’ I’ve NEVER been scuba diving.
I’ve been a vegetarian for almost 20 years. Since I was 8 years old.
I geek out over superhero movies and TV shows… Marvel, DC… you name it, I love it!
I have to have something sweet after every single meal. I have a big sweet tooth.
I met Bobby after I messaged him on MySpace for advice on starting a podcast. He invited me to come sit in on the show...I became an intern...and now I'm here.
Dolly Parton once complimented my hair. She walked in the studio said "who is that with hair wilder than mine?" and then shook my hand.
I tell people my favorite movie is The Dark Knight...but it's really Twister.
I’m probably the pickiest eater you’ll ever meet.
I always like to look up spoilers for shows before I finish them.
I don’t like Ranch.
PROGRAMMING & ON-AIR STAFF
AKA Head of Horns
I was a scratch golfer in College but can still be deadly on a good day
I speak three languages
I can play the piano and was a cornet player in marching band
AKA Song Picker
Have gone 198 MPH on a bike and in a car on a race track in Shelton
Played drums with Jason Aldean on the Car Toys Aftershock stage in Wilsonville, OR
Spent some time at the original Animal House in Eugene
AKA Smile Generator
I am a self-proclaimed Master Barbecue Expert
I am a blood relative of George Washington and Jefferson Davis
I love road trips and when I moved back to the NW, I drove from Denver, CO to Portland, OR in one day
I don’t have a favorite color. I have two: blue and green
My goal in 2021 is to become a "Skoolie"
I have two boxers and their names are "Pup Pup" and "Sasha"
Overnight and Weekend Host
Never have I ever watched an episode of GOT and I'm proud of it
Christmas is my favorite season
I have no problem eating peanut butter with a spoon right out of the jar
Wrote senior paper about Vanilla Ice
Host of the World Famous, Country Top 40
Has aspirations to play a love interest role on The Hallmark Channel
AKA Mind Dazzler
I originally went to school to become a music teacher
I toured China with the Bellevue College Jazz Band in 2011
When I'm watching a football game on TV, I often say what the announcer is going to say before he says it
AKA Latest and Certainly the Greatest
Kris was born and raised in the Midwest with plenty of roots in the Great Northwest, having lived in Portland for 5 years and visiting the amazing city of Seattle often.
His love for country music shows every time he talks, as he’s considered a loveable goof who tends to speak what’s on his mind…which often gets him in trouble…in a fun and playful way!
Voice Over Artist
AKA She is the female voice of the BULL on the cool station promotional announcements
I have my own cooking show! If you like laughing and eating, find me on IG, FB, and YouTube @seerachelcook. Drop me a message!
I hang out with my cats in my backyard, which officially makes me the craziest of cat ladies.
I jumped out of a perfectly good airplane and hated it so much that I cried about it.
The Ones Who Make All The Commercials
AKA Maker of ALL things cool
I'm a dog person
I met Jessica Lange and Sara Paulson in New Orleans
I have 15 video game consoles
AKA Mix Master
I was born on Friday the 13th
I am a collector of old vintage vinyl 78 records and still play my wind up Victrola
I put green Tabasco sauce on pretty much EVERYTHING
Your Prize Warriors
AKA Fearless leader of events, prizes and more!
Gus is not my real name. G-U-S are the initials of my first, middle and last names
I used to dress up as a 7-foot fish!
As a KISS fan, I was overwhelmingly speechless when Gene Simmons introduced himself to me
Promotions and Events Manager
I met my fave country singer Eric Church and didn’t even cry…only after!
I got my first job acting in a commercial when I was 13 years old.
I'm obsessed with Pinterest! I thought my account was set to private, but I accidentally have 17K followers now.
PROMOTION STREET TEAM MEMBERS
The Ones That Make You Smile, Feel Good, and Give You Free Stuff at Events
I am left handed
I studied math and philosophy in undergrad
I collect records
Performed in a handful of plays in high school and was a natural
Back in school, I could potentially be the final anchor in a swimmer’s relay,
I had to quit coffee years ago and am now mostly a tea guy
AKA Animator Extraordinaire
My favorite movie is The Big Lebowski
I am an avid Vinyl Record collector where I've lost count of how many I own
I have 2 lovely goats named Dorothy and Blanch who enjoy apples and lettuce
I’m technically an international playwright
I’m learning to animate
My favorite food is pulled pork
Getting Advertisers Results
Director of Sales
AKA Head of Results
I love a rooftop cocktail
I fantasize about living Kenny Chesney’s island life
Missed calling in life…a Formula One racecar driver
Sales Team Leader
AKA Queen of Green
I have an extra spleen
I used to sing at weddings
I rode the mechanical bull at Cowgirls and stayed on the entire ride
National Sales Manager
AKA Wrangler of the Green
I was born in Germany
I can always find a song lyric, jingle, slogan or movie line to fit into any conversation
When I go to Italy I bring back olive oil, not wine!
Sales Team Leader
AKA Queen of Green
I'm a mirror image twin
I’m a Seattle native!
I make a mean peach cobbler
Digital Sales Manager
AKA Digital World Dominator
When I was 2 I took my mom’s car…I’ve been driving ever since!
I plan to live off the grid but no more than 2 miles from town in case I run out of beer & chips!
I love to surf but fear the water
My favorite foods are sushi and pizza
My dream is to one day win the lottery
I can’t nap for the life of me!
I’m a direct descendent of Norwegian Royalty
I can say the alphabet in 3 different ways: English, French and backwards in English!
In elementary school I was the youngest member of the school unicycle club
I once delivered Philly Steak sandwiches to The Temptations during a concert
I jumped off the Stratosphere in Las Vegas and lived to tell the tale
I love tomatoes, but can’t stand tomato juice
I love to make homemade cards. (Follow me @stampwithjodee)
Sleeping is overrated – I go to bed most nights at 2am
I ran a marathon in 2001 – haven’t run since
Lived in Saudi Arabia for 3 years
I wanted to be a veterinary when I grew up
I have done over 20 triathlons
I would love to have lots of land near the ocean or lake so I can have more dogs and chickens
It is rare for me to get more than 3 hours of sleep a night
I can throw an amazing dinner party with what is in my pantry at a moment’s notice
As a kid, I lived in Iran from 1974-1977
I caught a fish in the Sea of Galilee where fish stick their heads out of the water!
I can do “The Persian Snap!”
I drove a 1975 bright yellow bug in college
I named my daughter after my favorite literary heroine, Elizabeth Bennet from Pride & Prejudice
I will take sugar candy over chocolate every time
Secret Weapons Behind the Scenes
National Sales Assistant
I used to fly in a helicopter everyday
I’m a (proud) Air Force brat
My entire school caught me on the 5 o’clock news playing hooky one day
Sigrid von Krosigk
I was on an episode of Bar Rescue
My favorite Safeway Deli item is their Flauta
I’ve danced with Marshawn Lynch and his mom at the same time
My favorite food is frozen finger food
My dream is to one day own a Cat Café in Switzerland
I hate summers and warm weather!
Vice President / Market Manager
Vice President / Market Manager
AKA Head Honcho
I was named after a mountain, Wheeler Peak
I was a fishing guide in my prior life
I have O- blood