Matt Valley was born in Lakeland, Florida and moved to Alaska when he was 8 years old. He grew up in North Pole and moved to Anchorage in 1980. Matt attended Bartlett High School and the King Career Center where he was introduced to Radio Broadcasting. After graduating from Bartlett he started hanging out with the wrong crowd and got sucked into radio.
Matt began his radio career in Anchorage at 101.3 KGOT in 1987 and has also worked at KPXR (Power 102) and KEAG (KOOL 97.3) He moved back to Florida in 1993 and worked at WOCL (COOL 105.9) in Orlando. Matt found his home in Country Music when he became the Program Director of KBRJ (KBEAR 104.1) in 1995.
Matt and his wife Yvonne have been married for over 28 years and have two adult children and three little puppie; Brodie, Lily and Quincy. The only thing Matt loves more than playing on the Radio is ridin’ in his Polaris RZR with his wife and friends!
Favorite Day of the Week: Hoodie Friday
Favorite Saying: “You know how your mother and I worry”
Favorite Coffee: Quad-shot Americano
Favorite Places to Ride: Belanger Pass, Eureka, Petersville, Sutton and Jim Creek
Favorite Website: www.facebook.com/matt.valley