Local music fixture Cathy Rivers will be taking on some more responsibilities at the 91.3 KXCI offices
. The longtime Tucson resident has accepted the program director position, according to an email from KXCI General Manager Randy Peterson.
"One of our goals was to reposition the duties of a program director back under one person," Peterson said in the email.
The singer-songwriter returned to the nonprofit community sponsored radio organization in 2012 to host the station's afternoon drive show. In addition to hosting The Home Stretch
from 3 to 6 p.m., Rivers will coordinate the station's deejay training classes, scheduling subs, deejay airchecks/performance reviews, policies and so much more.
for an interesting interview Weekly
music writer Gene Armstrong conducted with the Tucson transplant in 2004.
I think Rivers should perform a celebratory concert in honor of her new job title.
Fair is fair, Cathy.