Here Are Radio’s 2023 Gracie Award Winners


The Alliance for Women in Media has announced this year’s Gracie Award winners. These awards recognize exceptional programming made by, for, and about women. Among the winners in the radio categories are iHeart’s Christine Nagy and Danielle Monaro, Westwood One’s Terri Clark, and Audacy’s Shelley Wade.

The ceremony honoring the winners will take place on May 23 at the Four Seasons Beverly Wilshire in LA. Here are all of radio’s winners:


Alice Mroczkowski (The Clay Travis and Buck Sexton Show)
Premiere Networks
Producer – Talk [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Commercial]

Danielle Monaro (Elvis Duran and the Morning Show)
iHeartMedia / Premiere Networks
Co-host [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Commercial]

Jai Kershner (Good Day Show)
Good Day Networks
Outstanding News Anchor [ Radio – Nationally Syndicated Commercial ]

Jennifer Pak (Marketplace)
Marketplace, APM
Reporter or Correspondent [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Non-Commercial]

Jodi Koontz (Murphy, Sam, and Jodi)
Three in the Morning LLC
Host/Personality [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Commercial]

Katrina Barilla (Nessa On Air)
Superadio Network, LLC
Producer – Entertainment [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Commercial]

Kelleigh Bannen (The Kelleigh Bannen Show)
Apple Music Radio
Host/Personality – Streaming [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Commercial]

Leila Fadel (Morning Edition)
Host [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Non-Commercial]

Lilly Quiroz (Morning Edition)
Producer [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Non-Commercial]

Terri Clark (Country Gold with Terri Clark)
Westwood One
Weekend Host / Personality [ Radio – Nationally Syndicated Commercial ]

The Manns Tackle Black Families and Depression (Café Mocha Radio)
Miles Ahead Broadcasting
Interview Feature [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Commercial]

Abduction and Trafficking of Women in China: A True Story and Analysis
Radio Free Asia Mandarin Service
Non-English Program [Radio – National]

An Invisible Epidemic: Survivors of domestic violence on living with traumatic brain
injury (On Point)
Investigative Feature [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Non-Commercial]

Behind the decades-long fight to close the “boyfriend loophole” (On Point)
Public Affairs [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Non-Commercial]

CBC: The House (Kyiv Audio Diary)
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)
Documentary [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Non-Commercial]

Getting a degree in prison (All Things Considered and Morning Edition)
Series [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Non-Commercial]

Grief and Grit: 10 years after Sandy Hook, one woman continues to wrestle with her
double loss
News Feature [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Non-Commercial]

Hurricane Ian and Jackson Water Crisis Coverage (Debbie Elliott- NPR's National Desk)
NPR News
Crisis Coverage/Breaking News [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Non-Commercial]

Leaked Supreme Court Draft Abortion Opinion
Bloomberg Radio
Special [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Commercial]

Pediatricians brace for the end of federal COVID-19 vaccine funding (Marketplace)
Marketplace, APM
News Feature [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Commercial]

Staying Alive: the History and Hope of "Black Horror" (On the Media)
New York Public Radio
Special [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Non-Commercial]

The Deja Vu Show
Talk Show [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Commercial]

They’ve spent a lifetime in Kyiv (Elissa Nadworny)
Interview Feature [Radio – Nationally Syndicated Non-Commercial]


Beasy Baybie (Beasy Baybie Show, Kiss 103.1-FM)

Host Non-Morning Drive  (Talk/Personality) Small/Medium Market [Radio – Local]

Carolina Bermudez (Carolina with Greg T in the Morning, 103.5 WKTU-FM)
Host Morning Drive- Major Market – Entertainment [Radio – Local]

Christina Musson (Broeske and Musson, KMJ AM/FM Fresno, CA)
Co-host (Talk/Personality) Small/Medium Market [Radio – Local]

Christine Nagy (Cubby and Christine in the Morning)
iHeartMedia (WLTW)
Co-host (Music DJ/Personality) Large/Major Market [Radio – Local]

Corey Dylan (100.7 BIG FM)
Local Media San Diego
Host Morning Drive – Large Market [Radio – Local]

Erin Hart (Hilley and Hart)
Zimmer Communications
Co-host (Music DJ/ Personality) Small Market [Radio – Local]

Jenn Ryan (B101 Morning Show with Jenn & Bill)
Co-host (Talk/Personality) Large/Major [Radio – Local]

Jenny Luttenberger (The Dave Ryan Show)
Producer [Radio – Local]

Jessica Dutra (Kramer & Jess)
Audacy (formerly Entercom)
Co-host (Music DJ/ Personality) Medium Market [Radio – Local]

Libby Denkmann (Revisiting Oso, 8 years later.)
Host/Anchor [Radio – Non-Commercial Local]

Mandy Connell (The Mandy Connell Show)
Host Non-Morning Drive (Talk/Personality) Large/Major Market [Radio – Local]

Marcy Williams (Marcy Williams: 95.5 WSB’s “Atlanta’s Morning News”)
Cox Media Group
Outstanding News Reporter [ Radio – Local]

Meghan Offtermatt (No More 24 Part 1 & 2)
Reporter/Correspondent [Radio – Non-Commercial Local]

Melissa Moore (Middays with Melissa Moore)
Bonneville International
Host Non-Morning Drive (Music DJ/Personality) Medium Market [Radio – Local]

Rebecca Smith (Missouri Health Talks)
Producer [Radio – Non-Commercial Local]

Roula Christie (The Roula And Ryan Show -104.1 KRBE)
Host Morning Drive- Major Market – Interview Special [Radio – Local]

Shelley Wade (The Shelley Wade Show)
Audacy New York City
Interview Feature – Music [Radio – Local]

Sherry Taylor (Z95.1 Morning Show with Sherry Taylor)
WQMZ , Charlottesville Radio Group , Saga Communications
Host Morning Drive – Small Market [Radio – Local]

Sophia Hall (WCBS Newsradio 880)
Audacy (formerly Entercom)
Outstanding News Anchor [ Radio – Local]

Stacy McKay (Sunny This Morning with Stacy Mac Kay and Dino Tripodis)
Saga Communications
Host Morning Drive – Medium Market [Radio – Local]

Tammi Mac (Tammi Mac Show)
Host Non-Morning Drive (Music DJ/Personality) Major Market [Radio – Local]

Yasmin Young (Yasmin Young Show, WBLK – Buffalo)
Townsquare Media
Host Non-Morning Drive (Music DJ/Personality) Small Market [Radio – Local]

A Mother’s Day Tribute to Naomi Judd and The Judds
WXTU, Beasley Media Group
Soft News Feature [Radio – Local]

Can Coaching And Kindness Coexist?
KCBS Radio (Audacy San Francisco)
Public Affairs [Radio – Local]

Come as you are: a local tribe’s new approach to the fentanyl crisis
KIRO Newsradio
Hard News Feature [Radio – Local]

Genetics and Genealogy: How to decode your risk for cancer  (Debbie Dujanovic)
Bonneville International
Interview Feature – Talk [Radio – Local]

Her Music/Her Story
90.5 WUOL/Louisville Public Media
Special [Radio – Non-Commercial Local]

Hurricane Ian Coverage (Marija Puidak – The Wild Bunch Morning Show)
WXKB – Beasley Media Group
Crisis Coverage/Breaking News [Radio – Local]

Stressed out, busy moms say microdosing mushrooms makes life easier and brighter
(Allison Sherry)
Colorado Public Radio
Micro Dosing Interview Feature [Radio – Non-Commercial Local]

MPR News with Angela Davis, Your Vote: Abortion is top of mind for many voters
Minnesota Public Radio News
Talk Show [Radio – Non-Commercial Local]

myTalkers for Ukraine (KTMY-FM)
Hubbard Broadcasting
Public Service Announcement [Radio – Local]

Radio Rookies: Half of My Parents, All of Me (The United States of Anxiety)
Documentary [Radio – Non-Commercial Local]

Talking Golf with Ann Liguori
Talk Show – Sports [Radio – Local]

The Gee and Ursula Show
KIRO Newsradio
Talk Show – Talk [Radio – Local]

This health clinic fills a gap in care for pregnant people in Wards 7 and 8
Portrait/Biography [Radio – Non-Commercial Local]

Trafficking, Inc.
GBH News
Series [Radio Non – Commercial Local]

Uvalde students return to school for the first time since May’s deadly shooting (Camille Phillips)
Texas Public Radio (TPR)
News Feature [Radio – Non-Commercial Local]


Maya Sargent (Urban Tales)
WFUV / Fordham University
Interview Feature [Radio – Student]

Rachel Luscher (WRHU FM Radio)
Hofstra University
Producer [Radio – Student]

Zoe Trask (Radio Reel)
Xavier University of Louisiana
Host / Personality [Radio – Student]

A Community Affair
Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM
Talk Show [Radio – Student]

“Access equals equity”: Anti-censorship advocates fear new book ban’s impact
The University of Missouri
News Feature [Radio – Student]
Combating the mistreatment of Black women in healthcare (WUNC Youth Reporting
WUNC – North Carolina Public Radio
Public Affairs [Radio – Student]


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