Jenn Hobby is a well-known Atlanta media personality featured on radio and television for more than 18 years.
She is the host of Star 94.1’s “Jenn & Friends” morning-drive radio show. Her radio career has included WBTS-FM (95.5 The Beat), WWWQ-FM (Q100), and WKHX-FM (Kicks 101.5). Jenn’s work in television includes HLN, CNN, The CW (Falcons Playback), GPB, Atlanta Eats TV, and Fox5 Atlanta. Jenn has earned a Gracie Award for her work in radio and an Emmy for her work in TV at Georgia Public Broadcasting. In 2010, Jenn was selected to be a guest host with Regis Philbin on “Live! with Regis and Kelly” on ABC. She was most recently honored at the Georgia State Capitol as a “Sophisticated Woman of Radio” in 2019 for her philanthropic efforts to support pediatric cancer research.
Jenn Hobby is a proud graduate of Florida State University. Jenn is married to Grant Rivera, superintendent of Marietta City Schools, and they have two daughters. After their younger daughter beat cancer, Jenn and Grant have become advocates for childhood cancer research, raising over $157K through Reese’s MaGIC Fund at the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.