DJs

Ryan "Brain" Brainard

I started out at KHAK as an intern back in 1996 and have been calling mornings home since 1999. A lot has changed since then, but I still love the job! There's always something new to talk about! And the KHAK listeners are awes…

Courtlin

Hello! I'm Courtlin! I am from the magical land of Detroit, Michigan. I've been doing morning radio since 2012 and moved to Cedar Rapids in November of 2014. I'm a Midwest girl for life! When I'm not working, I enjoy binge-watchin…

Danielle

Hey ya'll! I'm Danielle. I was born and raised just outside of St. Louis, Missouri. Go Cardinals! I studied broadcast journalism back home and moved to Cedar Rapids with my now fiance, Josh, and our 90 lb pup, Mira, to work in rad…

Sam Alex

In addition to his work on-air, Sam Alex has been spotted on red carpets for many different awards shows and interviewed some of your favorite celebrities, from Will Ferrell to Taylor Swift. Originally from Chicago, Sam now lives …

Amber Atnip

Born and raised in Tennessee, Amber Atnip grew up in the heart of country music. She has done promotion for several of Nashville's most prominent radio stations, including WSIX-FM. After graduating from Middle Tennessee State Univ…

Bob James

Hello, K-Hawk Country. I've been calling KHAK listeners like you, and the region, that for longer than I sometimes like to admit. Cedar Rapids and 98.1 KHAK have been my home since 1990. Very few people are lucky enough to be abl…

Jim Simon

K-Hawk Country is truly home for me, having grown up on a farm in Northern Linn county near Troy Mills. I've worked in Radio since 1976. Starting in Carroll, Iowa for 3 ½ years and then came back home to Cedar Rapids, where I've …

Chad Cooper

Hello! Thanks for stopping by my page. I'm a native Cedar Rapidian and a graduate of the University of Iowa. When I’m not at the station, I can be found hanging out with my rough collie, Velvet, and a cat named Coop. I love explor…

Bobby Hansen

Time flies when you’re having fun. I’ve been in radio now for over 25 years and over 20 of those years have been here at KHAK. I grew up in a racing family and drive a dirt late model in the summertime, all around Iowa. A blue #9.…