We love Christmas, not just because we’re Seattle’s Christmas station, but because it is such a joyous time of the year to spread cheer! Check out our favorite holiday songs, movies and in general, why we LOVE Christmas time!


Mornings (5-9 a.m.)

  • Favorite Christmas Song: “Oh Holy Night”
  • Favorite Christmas Movie: “A Christmas Story”
  • Favorite Things About Christmas: Three things… the food, the food and the food.

Shellie Hart
Workdays (9 a.m.- 2 p.m.)

  • Favorite Christmas song: “Rocking Around the Christmas Tree” by Brenda Lee.
  • Favorite Christmas movie: “Jack Frost” with Michael Keaton (AND “It’s a Wonderful Life”).
  • Favorite things about Christmas: “That we all act a little nicer, we smile a little easier, we cheer a little more.” (Yes, that’s from the movie “Scrooged” with Bill Murray).

Laurie Hardie
Afternoon Traffic Reporter (2-7 p.m.)

  • Favorite Christmas song: “Sleigh Ride” by Amy Grant
  • Favorite Christmas movie: “Elf”
  • Favorite thing about Christmas: Seeing all the family from three different states.


Steve Mills
Production Director

  • Favorite Christmas song: “All Is Well” and “I Want A Hippopotamus for Christmas”
  • Favorite Christmas movie: “It’s A Wonderful Life” and “A Wish For Wings That Work”
  • Favorite thing about Christmas: Chance of snow, time off from work, and the chance to feel like a kid again! Oh, and hot buttered rum will always help that. 😉


Janna Ramer
Digital Brand Strategist

  • Favorite Christmas song: “Stop the Cavalry” by The Cory Band
  • Favorite Christmas movie: “The Santa Clause”
  • Favorite thing about Christmas: Spending time with family and “adult” hot cocoa!


Julie Judge 
National Sales Manager

  • Favorite Christmas song: “This Christmas”
  • Favorite Christmas movie: “The Preacher’s Wife”
  • Favorite thing about Christmas: Cooking, baking, decorating and celebrating it all with family and friends.

Jodee Fraser
Account Manager

  • Favorite Christmas song: “Christmas in the Northwest” by Brendad Kutz White
  • Favorite Christmas movie: All the Lifetime movies
  • Favorite thing about Christmas: Getting Christmas cards in the mail.

Anna D. Brown
National Sales Assistant

  • Favorite Christmas song: “Christmas Wrappings” by The Waitresses
  • Favorite Christmas movie: “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer”
  • Favorite thing about Christmas: Everyone’s joyful and triumphant!

Melissa Baker
Account Manager

  • Favorite Christmas song:  “I’ll Be Home For Christmas” by Judy Garland – it always makes me think of my Grandma.
  • Favorite Christmas movie: “It’s a Wonderful Life”– must be the original.  Must be in Black and White.
  • Favorite thing about Christmas: Family, traditions, everyone being together…. The quiet house on Christmas morning as we’re waiting for the house to wake up and then seeing ‘THE LOOK’ from my kids (regardless of their age) as they look at the tree on Christmas Morning after ‘Santa’s visited’.

Doug Frame
Account Manager

  • Favorite Christmas song: “5 Box Pound of Money ” by Pearl Bailey
  • Favorite Christmas movie: “A Christmas Carol” … starring Alastair Sim from 1951.
  • Favorite thing about Christmas: The Christmas spirit people get, and the presents.

Erica Roney
Account Manager

  • Favorite Christmas song: “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” by Judy Garland
  • Favorite Christmas movie: “A Christmas Story”
  • Favorite thing about Christmas: Spending time with friends and family!


Gus Swanson

Director of Marketing

  • Favorite Christmas song: “Little Drummer Boy”
  • Favorite Christmas movie: “Elf”
  • Favorite thing about Christmas: Quality family time!

Makayla Markezinis
Promotions Coordinator

  • Favorite Christmas song: “Last Christmas” by Wham!
  • Favorite Christmas movie: “Just Friends”
  • Favorite thing about Christmas: The magic of the Christmas spirit and how it brings everyone together!

Garrett Britton
Promotions Assistant

  • Favorite Christmas song: “Jingle Bell Rock”
  • Favorite Christmas movie: Tim Allen’s “The Santa Clause”
  • Favorite thing about Christmas: Getting my gifts early and NOT going to the mall!