Brandi Lynn McKinney has been named WLOK’s program director.
A Memphis native, McKinney, whose on-air name is B. Lynn, continues to host WLOK’s popular talk show, “Let’s Talk About It,’’ which is aired at 10 a.m.-11 a.m., Monday through Friday. She also serves as the station’s social media and website coordinator.
McKinney is a graduate of Whitehaven High School and a 2015 graduate of Jackson State University, where she enjoyed a double major in Journalism and English. Prior to joining the WLOK family, she worked with ABC24 in Memphis, and later at Punch TV in Los Angeles.
Founded 46 years ago, WLOK is Memphis’ first Black-owned radio station and the city’s only Black-owned FM radio station and broadcasts a gospel format on both AM and FM channels, AM 1340 and FM105.
(For more information, Art Gilliam, 901-527-9565, or [email protected].)