Stacey Bissell

Nicknames:  Stace (That I know of!)

Where did you graduate high school? Amherst, NY

Back in your high school days, what groups/organizations or teams did you belong to? Swim team, soccer, cheerleading, yearbook and math team

Who were your radio influences? College radio station – Head Professor. Also, Clay, he got me into sales originally!

How did you get into the radio business? College. I was a DJ at Small Country Music Station in Lancaster, NY. Then traffic and sales in Glens Falls, NY.

How long have you been with HITS/WCKM/WWSC?  3 years and 3 months.

What would you be doing if you weren’t in radio? Sales.

What has been the best moment you’ve had while on air? I haven’t been on the air since 1987, but I made people laugh.

What is the one thing that would surprise the listeners about you? That I have been a DJ in my past.

What do you like to do on your day off? House renovations and hang with my dog.

What was your favorite concert you attended at SPAC? Indigo Girls.

If there was a movie about your life, who would you like to play you? Meryl Streep.

What are your least favorite foods? Donuts, pastries and anything greasy/doughy.

If you could pick where you could go locally on vacation, where would you go?  The Sagamore Resort

Name three of your ‘must watch’ movies. Against All Odds, Somewhere In Time, and Gone With the Wind. (Yes, I’m a sap, and I also like The Fighter with Christian Bale!)

What is your karaoke song? I Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor

What is something not a lot of people know about you? I am pretty sarcastic.

Do you have any pets? Lucy, a shepherd/collie, Cassie, a tiger cat and Sunny, a blondie mix.

If you could be someone else on staff for just one day, who would it be and why? Dan because his position rocks! He makes me proud everyday.

What is your favorite local place to go? The River.

If you won the lottery, what would be your first purchase? Kennels and supplies so I can foster abused dogs.

What is your favorite thing about the community? How close we are to everything (downtown, northway, hospital). And how many people love it here.

What advice do you have for aspiring radio DJs? Love people because they’re who you’re relating to!


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