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This Morning with Gordon Deal


This Morning — America’s First News with Gordon Deal goes beyond the headlines with the day’s first look at the latest top stories and business news from the United States and around the world; bringing a lively blend of intelligent information, humor, and expert analysis from trusted national news reporters. Alongside Gordon Deal, the show features reports from Senior News Anchor Jennifer Kushinka.  Jennifer is also the producer and co-host of the popular daily business news vignette, Your Money Now. This Morning is produced by Mike Gavin, a.k.a. “The Mike Drop” segment contributor.’

Gordon Deal:

GordonDealGordon’s understanding of what listeners need to know and the questions they’d like answered are a perfect match for the morning show. Before taking the helm at The Wall Street Journal This Morning in November 2005, Gordon was well-known to New York City radio listeners, having worked at both WINS-AM and WCBS-AM where he honed his writing skills and developed his distinctive on-air reporting style. He also served as a New York City bureau chief for Metro Networks where his reports aired on WOR-AM and WABC-AM. Gordon began his career in radio as a play-by-play sports announcer for Rutgers University, his alma mater. Formerly the announcer for Army football, Gordon Deal also finds time to work as Public Address Announcer for New York Giants football. Gordon lives in Central New Jersey and his hobbies include fishing, whitewater rafting, and coaching soccer.


Jennifer Kushinka:

Jennifer Kushinka has over 20 years of experience as a radio news journalist. Prior to joining Compass Media, Jennifer was the morning anchor for The Wall Street Journal Radio Network for nine years. Before that, she was the team leader and an editor for Bloomberg LP’s audio-visual department. Jennifer was also a sports reporter for over a dozen years at WCTC-AM in New Brunswick, New Jersey, where she provided color commentary for the nationally-ranked Rutgers University Women’s Basketball Team and co-hosted an award-winning College Football Scoreboard Show. Jennifer is a graduate of Penn State University.