AGE: 46.

OCCUPATION: Music director and board operator at WBLQ.

RESIDENCE: Pawcatuck.

BORN, RAISED & GREW UP IN: Pawcatuck.

RIGHT NOW I’M IN THE MIDDLE OF: Adding new songs to the WBLQ playlist.

I ENJOY SPENDING MY TIME: Visiting friends at the many wonderful businesses in downtown Westerly and Pawcatuck.

MY PROUDEST ACCOMPLISHMENT: Going to California with Chris DiPaola to CBS television city in 2000 to see "The Price Is Right" with host Bob Barker.

I’D LIKE TO BE REMEMBERED FOR: Being happy and being friendly to everybody.

TOP ON MY BUCKET LIST: Go to Wrestlemania.

ALWAYS IN MY POCKET: Cellphone.

WHAT I WANTED TO BE WHEN I GREW UP: Game show announcer like my heroes Rod Roddy and Johnny Olson.

PERSON WHO HAS INFLUENCED ME THE MOST: Mom and Dad, and also my caretaker Gail because without her I would not be able to still live in Pawcatuck today.

FAVORITE AUTHOR: Randy West.

BOOKS ON MY NIGHT STAND: "Emergency: Behind the Scenes."

I AM LISTENING TO: "Chicago 17."

FAVORITE MOVIE: "The Wrestler" starring Mickey Rourke.

FAVORITE TV SHOWS: "Adam 12," "Dragnet," and "Emergency."

FAVORITE SONG: "Synchronicity II," by The Police.

FAVORITE COMFORT FOOD: Chex Mix.

SOCIAL NETWORKING SITES I USE MOSTLY: Facebook.

TRAIT I MOST ADMIRE: Happiness.

PET PEEVE: When people pick on other people.

FAVORITE QUOTATION: "Come on down!"

MY FAVORITE THING ABOUT OUR LITTLE CORNER OF THE WORLD: All the the wonderful and friendly people who live here.

CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT: My drumsticks.

LITTLE KNOWN FACT ABOUT ME: I taught myself how to run the equipment at WBLQ by watching over the shoulders of the other board ops. I surprised Chris and Lorren by playing a song on air without permission but rather than getting mad, Chris gave me a job and i've been with WBLQ since 1999.

BEST ADVICE I EVER RECEIVED: Never let people bring you down and stay happy no matter what.

ADVICE I BEST LIKE TO GIVE: No matter what challenges you may face in life, you can do anything if you try hard.

IF I RULED THE WORLD I WOULD: Make sure everybody had a nice place to live.

IF I WON THE LOTTERY, THE FIRST THING I WOULD DO IS: Buy myself a nice Armani suit.

I DRIVE A: I don't drive.

I WISH I DROVE A: 1969 Plymouth Belvedere.

ALWAYS IN MY FRIDGE: Ginger ale with lemonade.

IF I COULD HOST A DINNER PARTY WITH A GROUP OF PEOPLE FROM THE PAST, PRESENT OR FUTURE, I WOULD INVITE: My mom, dad and brother Jerry. I miss them dearly.

— Interview arranged and edited by Nancy Burns-Fusaro

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