Jessica Balisle, a Springfield native, grew up listening to KSMU. She now commands the front desk, taking your calls and greeting you at the door. Jessica books local bands for Studio Live Performance and is heavily involved with the station’s membership office. In 2006, she earned her BA in Applied Anthropology from Missouri State University. When she’s not at KSMU, Jessica plays bass in local band Brother Wiley and sings in Shattered. She and her husband Todd live with their cat Cory And Trevor and goldfish Fishstick.