Meet the Staff of 

Ralph Black

Morning Show Host

Ralph Black has been part of our team for around 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 has also been a member of the Auburn Knights for 58 years!

John Mike McCall

Morning Show Co-Host

Radio co-host by day, chief of Troy University Police by night. John Mike McCall has been a member of the WTBF morning show and the sports team for several years.

Tammy Powell

Morning Show Co-host

Tammy Powell has been a long time friend of WTBF and has been a great addition to the morning show! Tammy brings a little extra charm to the morning show any time she gets on the microphone.

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.

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, call the station and ask for Alyson!

Niven Krowe

Production Manager

Need a commercial written or recorded? This

is the person you're looking for. Niven is also responsible for keeping your local weather and news up-to-date most week days. 

Richard Gilchrist

General Manager/Station Owner

Dr. Angela Roling

Station Owner

Asa Dudley

Station Owner

Doc Kirby

Program Director

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 (which has also been syndicated on a state-wide network, and a radio station in Cape Town South Africa, as well as being featured on his 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. 

Ray Crosby

Show Host




Wade Giddens


Dave Laliberte


Capturing the moments.

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