Gina P. Carter-Simmers
A native of Alabama, Gina P. Carter-Simmers is general manager of Jackson State University’s “Cool and Current” WJSU-FM 88.5. She has worked in public radio and television for more than two decades in nearly all capacities, including promotions, membership operations, development and production at stations in Tuscaloosa and Birmingham, Ala., New Mexico and Atlanta. She graduated from the University of Alabama in 1991 in public relations. She is an award-winning producer and 2010 JazzWeek nominee for Programmer of the Year. Gina was a weekly contributor to “Modern Moms” as host of the “Woosah Moment," which aired on the news magazine “Issues and Images,” as well as "Listen Up," third place winner of the 2015 Best Feature Award for AP.