Kaja Brown, Radio Phoenix’s program director from 2008-2016, was the station’s founding general manager. During the past 20 years, he has worked within a diversity of media organizations across the United States, including college radio and newspapers, community radio, commercial radio, and public television. He currently anchors “The Bungalow Show," the station’s weekly arts and culture program, as well as “HipRawk Nation," a weekly music specialty show spotlighting an eclectic playlist of Alternative, Electronic, Dance, Rap, R&B and Neo Soul artists from around the world.
Prior to the launch of Radio Phoenix, Kaja served as a founding Board member of the Arizona Community Media Foundation (AzCMF), a 501(c)(3) educational media organization. Before his time with AzCMF, he worked in various production, on-air, support, and leadership roles at KAET-TV in Phoenix, KFNX and KXEG radio in Phoenix, KBZY radio in Salem, Oregon, KBPS/KPSU radio in Portland, Oregon, and WAWZ radio in the New York City area.
A New Jersey native, Kaja is a graduate of Arizona State University.