DJ Eric Ornelas

DJ Eric Orneles

Eric Ornelas, a native of Los Angeles, was raised on the sound of L.A.’s KUTE 102 FM, Power 106, and the original Groove Radio 103.1. In 1999, Eric launched his first dance music radio show in Palm Springs, which quickly shot to number-one in its time slot.

Eric has since produced a variety of radio programs, written for magazines, and performed for live audiences in Miami, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Diego, and Palm Springs. Today, Eric is a full-time communications professional at a local nonprofit, serves as board president at Safe Schools Desert Cities, an organization that empowers LGBTQ+ youth, and hosts the KGAY Retro Lunch & Brunch every Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday.