Jason Marck is the director and a producer of The Morning Shift. He’s responsible for the execution of the live program, as well as filling the show with unique segments that run the gamut from fresh perspectives on breaking news to outstanding musical guests. He’s also a frequent substitute host of The Morning Shift, as well as the weekly global music program Radio M.
Prior to joining the staff of WBEZ in 2004, Jason worked as a producer, director and writer for Fox Sports Radio’s nationally syndicated morning show in Los Angeles, CA.
Before that he was a programmer, creative services director, and morning host for KLZR radio in Lawrence, Kansas, where he helped develop and grow one of the first alternative music stations in the country. He was also a director of jazz programming and producer/host of a Grateful Dead program at his college radio station KJHK.
Jason has been honored for his production and on-air work from the Chicago Headline Club, the James Beard Foundation, and the Kansas Association of Broadcasters.
Jason is an avid photographer and life-long drummer. He studied music history and communications at the University of Kansas. A native of Chicago, Jason lives in the Rogers Park neighborhood with his wife, Sharone, and his son Ari.