When you hear the phrase “What it do Boo” it can only mean that the one and only Shena J is in the building. Shena J is one east coaster with a true New York state of mind, blended with a Carolina swag for days. One only needs to spend a few minutes in the presence of “Da 1st Lady” of K97.5 to grasp that Shena J is a special blend of talent.
Shena J has honed her craft at some of the top broadcasting companies in the nation. She was a well respected and highly demanded jock for the industry powerhouse Hot97 in NY with co-stars such as Angie Martinez, and Funk Master Flex. There she participated in one of the biggest concert series in hip hop history the famous, “Summer Jam.” Her career has soared allowing her to work with some of entertainment’s most elite including Jay-Z, DMX, R. Kelly, Tyler Perry, Eve, Busta Rhymes, and more.
As a vibrant contributor to Radio One, Inc. Shena J has been a very successful endorser of several products including Jackson Hewitt, Kodak, Cricket Wireless, Lactaid, TBS and even winning Wendy’s “Endorser of the Campaign” just to name a few. Shena J is also a leading champion in mega events such as Women’s Empowerment where she’s worked with the likes of Mary J. Blige, Laila Ali, Natalie Cole, & Steve Harvey. She has produced her own successful productions such as the annual Spring Bling Car & Bike Show. Shena’s public dedication has also led her to continuously lend a voice to many charities within her community. She has faithfully been a part of Shifin’ Gearz Magazine “Back to School Back Pack Give Away” as well as founding “Prom Promises” which gives young less fortunate girls the opportunity to attend their high school prom by sparing many high associated cost to those in need. McDonald’s has even recognized Shena J as their corporate ambassador for “Women On The Go” which celebrates hard working women through out the triangle area. Shena J has also recently started working on her first novel.
Shena J is one of the only radio personalities in her market to have interviewed both President Barack Obama, and his lovely wife Michelle. The evidence of her fanfare can be found by her loyal listeners as she holds down the mid-day slot for the #1 hip hop and R&B station in The Triangle, K97.5. Shena J’s passion for her work and compassion for her community has allowed her to be a role model and prime example of excellence within the entertainment industry.