Dalen Brazelton

General Manager

Dalen Brazelton is a transfer student from Wyoming majoring in Mass Communications with an emphasis in video production. He enjoys Mountain Dew, stand-up comedy and making movies. Often being told he has a face for radio, he decided to join as the voice of Dead Man Talking, a show about reading scary stories and unsolved mysteries late Friday nights.

Austin Hollenbeck

Operations Manager

Austin Hollenbeck is a Mass Communications major here at CMU and serves as the production director for KMSA as well as a radio host. Austin's likes and interests include movies, anime, voice acting, and electronic music.

Justin Platt

Promotions Director

Hey, I'm Justin Platt, I am the new social media manager as well as the music director for KMSA. I am from Los Angeles California and I am going into my junior year at Mesa. I am a Mass Communication major with a sports management minor and the biggest thing about me is that I love to talk. I am super passionate about music, both playing and listening too, and football, both playing and watching. I am not on the Mesa football team but, I used to play in high school and I absolutely love watching and dissecting footage. I like to bring a lot of energy to everything I do and I can't wait to bring to both CMU-TV and KMSA.

Emma Moore

Music Director

Hi there! My name is Emma and I am a CMU Transfer Student studying Criminal Justice. I am also the Music Director at KMSA. I moved to Grand Junction in 2020 and fell in love with the area. Some of my favorite things to do are camping, playing soccer, and exploring new places.

Nayeli Hernandez

Web Director

Hola! My name is Nayeli Hernandez. I’m a Junior this year at CMU, majoring in Mass Communication and minoring in Spanish. I’m a Colorado native but my roots come from Mexico. I am very proud of my Latino culture and I have a huge passion for Mexican music. I love going to concerts, doing makeup and eating. I am very excited to be a manager this year at KMSA!

Josh Coleman

Sports Director

I am Josh Coleman from Parker, Colorado. I was an athlete for 13 years of my life before I came to college. I'm a Mass Communications major and the current Sports Director for KMSA. In my free time, you can find me playing video games or watching/playing sports. I am also the Managing Editor for The Criterion on campus.

Ryan Gruwell

KMSA Advisor

Ryan’s professional career began right out of college. After finishing up at Mesa State College (now Colorado Mesa University) in 2004, he accepted a full-time position at MBC Grand Broadcasting. 

In January of 2018 he was ecstatic to be offered the position as the advisor of KMSA 91.3 at CMU.  It was the perfect fit as Ryan would have the opportunity to bring his commercial radio experience and business experience to his alma mater.  Go Mavericks!