Although, born a Yankee in Toledo, Ohio, John Garrett has become an adopted southerner. John has been gracing the radio airwaves, since he started his career in 1988 in Sylacauga, Alabama. Since then, he was won Best Morning Show by the Alabama Broadcasters Association in 2014 and was nominated for CMA On Air Personality of the Year in 1995.
One half of the John and Tommy morning show, when he’s not making fun of his co-host Tommy, you can find him at home with his two dogs, Sammy and Cujo. In his free time, John likes to satisfy his sweet tooth with cakes, cookies and candies. He also secretly enjoys jamming out to Gloria Estefan.
John may seem like a rebel, but one thing, John would love to do before he dies is pay all off his debt. It’s important that he dies with a good credit score!
Tommy Fields was born in Homestead, Florida. He has lived in Montgomery, Alabama, since he was in second grade. An AUM alum, after graduation, Tommy decided to find a career, where he could use “his talents” in a fun environment and that lead him to his first part time radio gig at Y102 working weekend shifts. It wasn’t until 1999, when working as the “news guy” that Tommy began his beautiful work relationship with John Garrett.
When he’s not making you laugh in the morning, Tommy loves to spend time with his wife, Nancy and their Golden Doodles, Abby and Blossom. He and his wife also enjoy volunteering their time, working with the Joy to Life Foundation.
A few things that you should know about Tommy Fields:
He cannot live without sweet tea.
He once shaved his head to raise money for a school for guide dogs.
His wife is his hero.