Meet the Staff of 

Ralph Black


Morning Show Host

Ralph Black was a part of our team for over 40 years. He has also been inducted into the Troy University Baseball Hall of Fame, the Troy University Sports Hall of Fame, The Alabama Broadcasters Association Hall of Fame and the Wiregrass Sports Hall of Fame. He was also a member of the Auburn Knights for nearly 60 years!

John Mike McCall

Morning Show Host

John Mike is the current host of "The Morning Show", along with his cohost and wife, Stephanie McCall.


Caitlyn Cobine

Media Personnel

Caitlyn Cobine is the current social media personnel, in charge of WTBF's website, Facebook page, and Instagram 

Jennifer Smith

Traffic and Office Manager

Jennifer Smith has been with WTBF for over fourteen years. She is in charge of traffic, accounts payable, accounts receivable, purchasing and music licensing contracts. For more information contact Jennifer at .

Alyson Stuart

Sales Manager

Radio would be no more if it wasn't for our

sponsors! If you would like to advertise with WTBF and Troy Broadcasting, contact Alyson at .

Jonah Van Allen

"The Power Hour" & "The Drive at 5" Host

Raised in Abbeville, Alabama, Jonah is the host of "The First Cahawba Bank Power Hour" and "The Drive at 5" sponsored by Momma Goldberg's Deli. 

Richard Gilchrist

General Manager/Station Owner

Dr. Angela Roling

Station Owner

Wade Giddens



For more information contact Richard Gilchrist at .

Doc Kirby

Program Director & Host 

Doc Kirby has been involved with radio since 1972 when he helped start a campus radio station at Daytona Beach Community College. His primary role for many years has been the Operations and Program Manager of WTBF-AM & FM. Kirby has hosted a 30-minute author interview show since 1991, called "On The Bookshelf", which is featured on our website.

Chip Wallace


Chip Wallace has been a participant of the Coach's Connection since the early part of this century. He loves to talk Alabama history, origin of place names, and geography of our great state as well as high school mascots, nicknames, and tag numbers. He was known as the "Voice of the Pike County Bulldogs" from 1989-1995. He has broadcasted high school football games from the oldest county in the state (Washington-1800) to the newest (Houston-1903) and many points in between.

Cot Wallace


Cot Wallace has been a participant in the Coach's Connection since it's origin in 1997. He is the only member that has been on the show since its inception. Cot is a former A.H.S.A.A. official and adds additional insight from this perspective. He likes to say that he has been on the show since "Ralph had hair." He has officiated and broadcasted games throughout the great state of Alabama and enjoys doing so. 

Capturing the moments.

All images on this page are taken by Jonah Enfinger Photography

If you would like to book a photography session with Jonah Enfinger, visit his website at